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Old 07-01-2006, 12:20 PM   #1
dr_zayus69
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What to compile in kernel for a touchpad on toshiba satelite laptop?


hi im compiling a kernel because my touchpad for my laptop is not working (not the only reason but one of the main ones) under the mouse section i don't see anything for it specifically. The only thing i can see is an option for IBM touchpad but not sure if that is what i need. Does anyone know what i need to include to use it or maybe i just need to reconfigure x-windows?
 
Old 07-01-2006, 03:47 PM   #2
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Its not in the kernel, hope this helps;
http://web.telia.com/~u89404340/touchpad/
You may already have it installed.
Here is a example xorg.conf with it;
http://abbottdavid.com/index9.html
 
  


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