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Old 07-20-2005, 03:38 PM   #1
MayaPT
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gtk2 with xinput support issue


Hi everyone,

I have an old wacom graphire2 and this week i finally decided to install it on linux. Everything went ok until i launch Gimp and realize i have no pressure sensitivity support. After some time googling i discovered this was an issue with gtk2 not being compiled with --with-xinput=yes flag.

The problem is that configure doesn't find 2 packages, the xrender and the xfixes which are required, it doesn't output an error, i simply get no pressure sensitivity under Gimp. Can anyone tell me what packages are those and where can i get them?

P.S - I know it's not a xorg.conf problem because xidump binary that comes with linux wacom project's driver can detect the pressure differences.

Thanks in advance for any help.

Cheers,

Last edited by MayaPT; 07-20-2005 at 03:43 PM.
 
Old 07-20-2005, 04:02 PM   #2
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Official slackware package is already compiled with --with-xinput
look at the slackbuild :
ftp://ftp.scarlet.be/pub/slackware/s...k+2.SlackBuild
 
  


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