Please take care of this simple issue, at least posting a definitive answer.

Vincenzo Ciancia ciancia at
Tue Apr 22 08:56:21 UTC 2008


the xorg.conf section related to wacom tablets was removed from
xorg.conf before gutsy, because autoconfiguration *should* work. It
turned out to just introduce a regression for tablet PCs and testing and
reporting the bug didn't help. Please reintroduce the relevant
configuration in default xorg.conf because testing showed that removing
those was a breakage, or explain why we should be happy with current
situation, that is, to configure a tablet pc an ordinary user has to
manually edito xorg.conf, and in feisty everything worked out of the

I see Sebastian's reply and this is my impression too, however will this
problem be solved or is it better to just stay broken until
autoconfiguration works (a la microsoft, one might say) ?

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