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No touchpad.

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rgnr
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No touchpad.

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Post by rgnr » Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:19 pm

Kinda weird, but debian based distros do not see touchpad.
egrep -i 'synap|alps|etps|elan' /proc/bus/input/devices outputs nothing
-libinput, -evdev and -mouse (xserver-xorg-input) are present.
dmesg|grep -i touch reports only Goodix Capacitive TouchScreen
More weird is that Debian fails to see neither touchpad nor touchsreen. MX somehow sees touchscreen.
Ubuntu and Manjaro has everything (but accelerometer) working outta box.
The machine is Teclast F5.

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Re: No touchpad.

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Post by Jerry3904 » Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:23 pm

Please give us full specs:

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Inxi -Fzv
Production: 4.15.0-1-amd64, MX-17.1, AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core, GeForce GT 630/PCIe/SSE2, 8 GB, SSD 120 GB, Data 1TB
Testing: AAO 722: 4.15.0-1-386. MX-17.1, AMD C-60 APU, 4 GB
Personal: XPS 13, 4.18.0-19.3-liquorix, 4 GB

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