synaptics driver for xorg: new feature

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at
Tue Apr 29 17:12:55 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-04-29 at 19:02 +0200, Oliver Grawert wrote:
> hi,
> Am Dienstag, den 29.04.2008, 09:36 -0700 schrieb Ted Gould:
> > On Mon, 2008-04-28 at 23:28 +0300, Aapo Rantalainen wrote:
> > > Hi, I made new feature in synaptics driver for xorg
> > > (xserver-xorg-input-synaptics) and I want share it to all.
> > 
> > That looks like a good idea.  Is it possible to integrate it so that it
> > will automatically follow the xrandr direction?  It seems that it would
> > be better if people only had to issue one command to rotate both the
> > display and the trackpad.
> unlikely since it requires SHMConfig enabled by default in xorg which we
> wont do by default since it rips open quite a security hole (everyone,
> even remotely logged in people can change the trackpad settings for the
> locally logged in user). 

Is there any way at all that synclient could be made to not require

Mackenzie Morgan
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