Disable touchpad (was: Re: switch off auto-selection of text (or what ever it is called ..))

Liam Proven lproven at gmail.com
Fri Dec 29 13:44:49 UTC 2017

On 29 December 2017 at 00:29, Peter Flynn <peter at silmaril.ie> wrote:

> Still doesn't identify itself by name, but now
>> peter at pentacle ~ $ xinput list-props "DLL07BE:01 06CB:7A13 Touchpad"

Aha, now we have something we can work with!

So that means it's _not_ being properly detected by the kernel. That
is a generic USB device ID. Googling it leads to lots of info...

Overcoming boot problems (and trackpad & more):


Other people are having trackpad problems:


Here's one set of work-arounds:


Lots of things to try on this one:


Someone's (presumably, since they shared it) working config file, but
no details about what/how/why...


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