New kernel driver for the BCM5974 touchpad (Macbook Air, Penryn)

Tim Gardner tcanonical at
Mon Jul 21 16:28:51 UTC 2008

Henrik Rydberg wrote:
> Hello Kernel Team,
> bcm5974-0.57 was just submitted to
> It contains a bug fix and improved stability to random usb device events.
> Regarding the hardy-lbm tree, I must be doing something wrong, trying to
> compile the driver standalone (it complains about usbhid_modify_dquirk
> not being defined). I have tried to find information on the web, put a
> quick pointer would be very helpul.
> Best regards,
> Henrik

Paerhaps you could send a patch relative to the current
linux-backports-modules-2.6.24 git tree at;a=summary


Tim Gardner tim.gardner at

More information about the kernel-team mailing list