Re: PATCH - ALPS glidepoint/dualpoint driver for 2.5.7x
Neil Brown (email@example.com)
Sun, 29 Jun 2003 14:38:14 +1000
On Sunday June 29, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Hi! Thank you for the patch. It looks interesting, but unfortunately it
> doesn't work very well for me. I have an Acer Aspire laptop with a
> four-button Alps touchpad (left,right and two up/down scroll buttons). The
> "down" button functions as the middle mouse button, but I've never been
> able to get the "up" button properly recognized under linux.
> If I apply your patch to 2.5.73, none of the buttons work (except for
> tapping for left-click), neither in X nor with gpm, but touchpad movement
> works fine, with increased sensitivity compared to the standard driver.
> Unpatched 2.5.73 works as expected.
Hmmm... the joys of no documentation....
boot into a 2.4 kernel
Disable gpm and get out of X
run mouseplay capturing the output
e.g. mouseplay | tee /tmp/m.out
perform various mouse action, particularly the buttons
annotate /tmp/m.out to tell me what you did when,
send m.out to me.
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