[ubuntu-uk] wacom bamboo
norman at littletank.org
Mon Jun 15 21:28:37 BST 2009
> > My tablet arrived today and it worked straight out of the box in Ubuntu
> > 9.04. Now all I have to do is to learn how to use it.
> Norman >>> I'm very pleased to hear that it was so straightforward. (I
> think if I'd known when I bought the Intuos4 what I know now, I'd have
> gone for the Bamboo!)
> What do the control buttons at the top of the tablet do? Do these work
> in Ubuntu? (The control buttons on the Intuos4 don't work - apart from
> the scroll ring, which does. I notice Rolf's aside in the 'Tablets'
> video that his Intuos3 buttons didn't work, and he just used the keyboard.)
Big moan the buttons and the scroll ring do not work. I use Gimp and
need to use Enter and Ctrl keys quite a lot. If only two of the buttons
could be customised then the keyboard would only be needed for naming
folders and files.
> Congratulations on your successful purchase! I hope you have lots of
> fun with it.
Thanks, now comes the learning curve.
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