[manjaro-dev] the synaptics touchpad driver
oberon at manjaro.org
Tue Oct 4 10:53:33 CEST 2016
I don't know about Mate, but in Deepin this seems to be an issue not of
specific hardware but of the DE itself. Mouse/Touchpad settings in the
control center there will only work when xf86-input-libinput is not
installed and xf86-input-synaptics is present.
On 04/10/16 10:36, Tomasz Przybył wrote:
> Synaptics driver xf86-input-synaptics is used by ELAN Touchpad and
> Synaptics devices.
> xf86-input-synaptics can be installed alongside xf86-input-libinput.
> For my ELAN touchpad in Manjaro KDE only xf86-input-synaptics activate
> properly devices options setup in KDE Systemsettings Touchpad Applet.
> W dniu 04.10.2016 o 09:23, kendell clark pisze:
>> Could this maybe be added to mhwd somehow, so that if a user has a
>> synaptics touchpad, either USB or built in to their laptop, mhwd would
>> remove libinput and install synaptics, or if removing libinput would
>> break other things, install the synaptics driver, configuring libinput
>> not to work for that mouse? If this is possible, I don't really
>> understand how this stuff works. Phil or someone removed the libinput
>> xorg driver when I added it, so I'm guessing it isn't needed?
>> Kendell Clark
>> Bernhard Landauer wrote:
>>> Like I've reported a while ago I know the same problem from Deepin,
>>> which also still needs synaptics. For those images I always had to
>>> edit the shared packages locally, removing libinput and adding
>>> Am 04. Oktober 2016 08:32:42 MESZ, schrieb kendell clark
>>> <coffeekingms at gmail.com>:
>>> I think this is primarily mate. The user who reported said that without
>>> the synaptics driver, he couldn't change settings specific to the
>>> synaptics touchpad in mate's mouse settings.
>>> Kendell Clark
>>> Ste74 wrote:
>>> Hi, both gnome and mate are affette of this? I Ask because
>>> gnome drop x86-synaptic since gnome 3.20 Stefano
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