Re: synaptics vs libinput and GNOME 3.20 no longer supporting synaptics
On Thu, Jul 14, 2016 at 01:57:13PM +1000, Peter Hutterer wrote:
> libinput is a lot smarter than synaptics when it comes to palm
Question about libinput? The main reason why I'm using synclient
because I have a Thinkpad T540p which doesn't have hard buttons for
the "mouse buttons". It does have TrackPoint which I infinitely
prefer to the !@#?! horrendo Trackpad on the T540p. So I do the
following to only use the Trackpad for buttons.
Basically, I don't want to use the Trackpad for mouse events, not
*ever*. And even if the keyboard and trackpoint are quiscent, I don't
want a random palm swipe to be registered a mouse or button event ---
only when the pad is physically depressed.
What's the equivalent way of doing the same thing with the libinput
driver? (Note: I'm still using the X server, not Wayland, and I'm