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

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at
Tue Apr 22 15:41:42 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-04-22 at 08:29 -0700, Brian Murray wrote:
> 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.

Yep, that's it.  Thanks!

Mackenzie Morgan
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