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I just downloaded the new Kernel release for Fedora Core 3 (2.6.11-1.14_FC3) and I'm having a problem with my touch pad mouse because before I just tapped it to click and I could double click, drag and drop and so on. The problem now is (after a couple of minutes trying hard) that I need to tap and slip the finger a bit (like drawing an tiny line) to click. Is really hard and I could not double click nor drag.
I just checked the X11 configuration (xorg.conf) and is exactly the same that the previous configuration. My guesses are that the Kernel update modified the way the /dev/mouse0 and /dev/mice behavior (those files remain the same as well).
Does anybody knows the way to reconfigure my touch-pad? (Just for the record, I had the same problem while testing Fedora Core 4 on the same machine, but never figured out to fix it.)
Distribution: K/Ubuntu 12.04/14.04, Scientific Linux 6.3/6.4, Android-x86, Pretty much all distros at one point...
I believe the problem is the kernel having issues with the default drivers for the synaptics touchpad... look into the hardware your system is equiped with, and you'll probably find that the touchpad is considered a synaptics...