Re: How to desactivate the click on the touchpad?
On Mit, 2003-03-05 at 13:34, Wouter Eerdekens wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 05, 2003 at 01:08:45PM +0100, David MENTRE wrote:
> > On my iBook running Debian under Xfree, is there a way to desactivate
> > clicks made by pressing the touchpad (in other words, I want to click
> > only using the button)?
> I use this on my ibook 600MHz with an USB mouse:
> Section "InputDevice"
> Identifier "Configured Mouse"
> Driver "mouse"
> Option "CorePointer"
> # touchpad and USB:
> Option "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
> # touchpad only:
> #Option "Device" "/dev/input/mouse1"
> # USB mouse only:
> #Option "Device" "/dev/input/mouse2"
> Option "Protocol" "ImPS/2"
> Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
> Using the USB mouse only is very nice, until the day you boot up your
> ibook without the USB mouse attached: your X won't start... (no core
... that may be true if you rely on something like hotplug to load the
mousedev module (or whichever one is behind /dev/input/mice), but if you
load that unconditionally (e.g. by putting it into /etc/modules),
/dev/input/mice works whether a mouse is connected or not. Not to
mention that /dev/input/mice isn't only for USB mice but the trackpad as
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast