1.5 power management, input events, wakeup events

Daniel Drake dsd at laptop.org
Wed Jun 24 15:56:02 EDT 2009

On Wed, 2009-06-24 at 15:08 -0400, Paul Fox wrote:
> the input devices /dev/input/event[012] (which currently report
> on power button, ebook, and lid events) are also implemented in
> olpc-pm.c -- i'm not sure what their fate might be.

The end-user interface for those is unlikely to change much (if we do
the ACPI tables right).

On any modern non-XO laptop run: cat /proc/bus/input/devices

You'll usually see ACPI-backed input devices for the lid and power


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