Re: Thinkpad Touchpad no longer works
On Fri, Oct 16, 2009 at 02:08:45PM +0100, Barry Samuels wrote:
> I have an IBM Thinkpad R61 running Debian Testing with kernel 2.6.30.
> After a recent system update the touchpad no longer works. The red button
> thing, whatever they call it, embedded in the keyboard and its associated
> buttons all work but the touchpad and its associated buttons don't.
> I have tried various xorg.conf configurations and no xorg.conf at all but
> it makes no difference.
But I can not tell what you tried.
> I've tried booting from a Knoppix DVD v5.1 with a 2.6.19 kernel and it
> works with that.
Did you copy xorg.conf from Knoppix?
> Can anyone suggest a reason for this?
Did you install xfree86-driver-synaptics ?