Re: GPM and clickpad devices
Bill Allombert, le Tue 08 Oct 2013 23:44:26 +0200, a écrit :
> Is there other people still using gpm intensively (the console mouse selection
> system) ?
Not very intensively, but I do use it when I don't start X.
> GPM does not support 'clickpads' found in newer laptop (there is no button
> available for pasting). The problem is that /dev/input/mice only report a
> single button, and gpm need at least two.
Fortunately, I don't happen to have the issue.
> I do not know if there any chance for the kernel to be fixed to report more
> than one button.
I guess it is possible, but needs somebody motivated enough to actually
work on the fix.
We might discuss about it at high-square some time :)