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Re: [SLE] No Touchpad
  • From: C Hamel <vgm2@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 May 2004 09:17:26 -0500
  • Message-id: <200405170917.26433.vgm2@xxxxxxxxxx>
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On Monday 17 May 2004 02:10, Jason wrote:
> On Monday 17 May 2004 07:48, Adolph & Sharon Weidanz wrote:
> > C Hamel wrote:
> > | On Sunday 16 May 2004 18:51, Jason wrote:
>
> <snip>
>
> > | would start loading other apps, and such, and it was a major pain, but
> > | sometimes I want the capability.) Also, Synaptics isn't listed in the
> >
> > mouse
>
> <snip>
>
> > If you tried to configure the touchpad from yast->hardware->mouse, you
> > won't find it. I found it in yast->hardware->graphics card and monitor,
> > and from there 'change' on the graphic mode and look for inupt devices.
>
> This is what I said in my original post. Select Synaptics-Touchpad in Sax2.
>
> > I had to go into /etc/X11/XF86Config and the synaptic touhpad info and
> > the usb mouse. I can send that portion of the file if you want.
>
> Sax2 fills in /etc/X11/XF86Config with some default values for the
> Synaptics driver. AFAIK to fine tune them, you need to edit
> /etc/X11/XF86Config manually. I found the default was very sensitive to
> tapping the pad. There's some info with reference to Fedora, but the
> XF86Config stuff should be relevent, at:
> http://voidmain.is-a-geek.net/redhat/fedora_1_synaptics_touchpad.html
>
> HTH,
>
> Jason
Many thanks for that resource. :-)
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