Description of problem:
Default handlers (like the brltty daemon) don't work anymore with version 1.20 of gpm.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run brltty -b no -l 7 -n -e -x lx
notice the GPM errors about "Inappropriate ioctl for device"
There shouldn't be such error
This is because in Gpm_Open(), the flag<0 case isn't even treated in any particular way any more since version 1.20. The attached patch should fix that.
Created attachment 154882 [details]
revert to good old behavior
Created attachment 154885 [details]
patch for version 1.20.1
Oops, sorry, the attached patch was for version 1.20.2-broken. This one is for
Ok, applied. I have the builds ready for f5/6/7/8, but will wait with the update
for the release of F7 and availability of the update system.
gpm-1.20.1-84.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.