[ubuntu-uk] Wacom Intuos4 - how to install?

norman norman at littletank.org
Sat Jun 6 20:05:29 BST 2009

> Hi, Norman.  I did think of e-mailing him;  but I noticed that he'd 
> described on his blog (in the comments section of this episode) how he'd 
> just used an xorg.conf file that he'd had since 6.10 (I think).  He'd 
> just kept it while doing routine upgrades from one release to the next. 
>   So I got the impression that he hadn't had to compile drivers, or 
> install kernel modules, or any of the intricate stuff that now seems 
> nessary -- it had 'just worked' for him, with only some tweaks to his 
> xorg.conf.

This is news to me, I thought you just plugged it in and away it went.
> I'm actually considering downloading an old .iso, and starting from there!
> If you do get a Bamboo, and get it working, I hope you'll keep some 
> notes to share with me!

Yes. I'd be glad to share any experiences as and when and if I get the
tablet. I shall have to sort out a few things with Rolf first.


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