Bug#532995: tapping lost despite following directions in NEWS.Debian
On Thu, Nov 19, 2009 at 1:09 PM, Mattia Dongili <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 19, 2009 at 11:26:49AM -0200, Pedro Bulach Gapski wrote:
>> I would like to report that my touchpad has also lost tapping and
>> horizontal scrolling when upgrading to squeeze.
>> I have followed the advice on NEWS.Debian, and reconfigured the
>> touchpad using hal (see attached file), but to no avail.
>> Interestingly, in my case the following workaround solves the problem:
>> while under X, sudo modprobe -r psmouse; sudo modprobe psmouse. This
>> has yet to be automated, though. And I surely do not understand *why*
>> it helps :-(
> Can you see if it's related to the recent changes in
> gnome-settings-daemon (if you're using Gnome)?
> See here for a description:
That is interesting. However, I run KDE.