Disable notebook touchpad

Erik Christiansen erik at dd.nec.com.au
Mon Jun 5 09:24:05 UTC 2006

On Mon, Jun 05, 2006 at 10:58:59AM +0300, Tomas ??eimys wrote:
> Can anyone tell me how to disable Synaptics touchpad on notebook in Dapper?
> Because it is super sensitive and accident touch disturbs typing

Perhaps you could try desensitising it first? In /etc/X11/xorg.conf,

Section "InputDevice"
   Identifier  "Synaptics Touchpad"

by inserting:

   Option "MinSpeed" "0.2"
   Option "MaxSpeed" "1.0"
   Option "AccelFactor" "0.0"

just before:


The smaller the numbers, the quieter the beast.


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