Minor problems with x4daemon

I had some minor problems with x4daemon lately: Sometimes it stopped recognizing my Sidewinder X4 after unplugging and plugging it in again. However it did work again after restarting it. I don’t now where this problem comes from, but Arch changed from libusb to libusbx a while ago, maybe there was an update which caused this (libusbx should be backwards compatible to libusb and worked quite well for some time). If anyone encounters the same problem, a quick fix with some help of udev (I used this for some time now :D):

SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ACTION=="add", ENV{PRODUCT}=="45e/768/150", RUN+="/usr/bin/systemctl restart x4daemon.service"
SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ACTION=="remove", ENV{PRODUCT}=="45e/768/150", RUN+="/usr/bin/systemctl stop x4daemon.service"

I try to solve this in code and switch completely to libusbx. I also got some mails with patches for leds, startup scripts, etc. Thanks to everyone who mailed to me or made a comment, I try to put that all together in some future version. I had been really busy over the last time, but I try to work on it and pushing x4daemon forward ;)

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