Re: [RFC/PATCH] Touchpads in absolute mode (synaptics) and mousedev

From: Felipe Alfaro Solana (
Date: Tue Jul 01 2003 - 07:02:57 EST

On Tue, 2003-07-01 at 10:03, Dmitry Torokhov wrote:

> - touchpads are not precise; when I take my finger off touchpad and then
> touch it again somewhere else I do not expect my cursor jump anywhere,
> I only expect cursor to move when I move my finger while pressing
> touchpad.

Uhmmm... Maybe I'm losing something here, but my NEC Chrom@'s
ALPS/GlidePoint touchpad doesn't cause the mouse cursor to jump/move
when I lift off my finger from it and then touch it again elsewhere. The
mouse cursor moves only when I drag my finger over the touchpad surface.

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