LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
LinkBack Search this Thread
Old 03-30-2009, 05:17 PM   #1
therealwoollsta
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2009
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Question TRUST 5300 SLIMLINE TABLET wont work on my Kubuntu 9.04 Desktop


hey guys this is one of my first of many newbie posts you'll be seeing from me haha... now when i say im a newbie, im not totally new to Linux and compiling software... i'm just need a bit more infomation on how to do it properly....
now to the point - i have a trust 5300 slimline usb tablet that i've brought a few weeks ago and have been using it alright on windows xp using the driver that came with the device, however i've been unable to find any generic linux drivers to use the device on my Kubuntu 9.04. I have tried to install the x.org driver for aiptek (which is apparently the rebranding of Trust) via Synaptic, however it says, quote:
xserver-xorg-input-aiptek:
Depends: xserver-xorg-core but it is not going to be installed

I have attempted to compile the driver myself but i have had absolutely no success, and to be quite honest i'm lost in it all :S

I have looked online through loads of forums and i have no idea what im doin... some are talking about recompiling kernels and i dont know but that sounds painful lol

ANY help would be greatly appreciated
Cheers guys!
--TheRealWoollsta--
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Trust tablet TB-5300 - keys around the working area ("hotkeys") xc1024 Linux - Hardware 11 04-03-2009 01:22 PM
Webcam Trust WB-1400T in ubuntu gutsy gibbon (7.10) wont work jessica_lilly Ubuntu 1 03-18-2008 01:12 PM
TRUST graphical tablet + linux + gimp vmicho Linux - Hardware 1 11-07-2006 05:11 AM
Trust 1200 Tablet strange behaviour neoeno Linux - Hardware 0 12-26-2004 05:07 AM
help trust tablet fineass Linux - Hardware 0 09-03-2003 10:34 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:14 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration