Tablet pc (wacom based) not configured by default in hardy: why?

Brian Murray brian at
Tue Apr 22 15:29:33 UTC 2008

On Tue, Apr 22, 2008 at 10:56:17AM -0400, Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
> On the topic of necessary things disappearing from xorg.conf...scrolling
> on touchpads is still broken.  I've gotten used to using real scrollbars
> since I've been on Hardy for two months, but I really doubt anyone will
> be pleased about the regression.  I can't find the bug at the moment,
> but the Synaptics section is missing from xorg.conf as well, so no
> scrolling is available. Can't just use GSynaptics, of course, because
> that requires having a synaptics section in xorg.conf in which you can
> enable synclient.

This sounds like bug 173411 to me which is solved for new installs and
has a workaround for early Hardy adopters.
Brian Murray                                       
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