[pkg-fso-maint] no sensing of the touchscreen

Steffen Moeller steffen_moeller at gmx.de
Sat Feb 28 22:45:37 UTC 2009


Enrico Zini wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 05:55:09PM +0100, Steffen Moeller wrote:
>> with the fresh (partitioning upwards) installation of this early afternoon (CET)
>> everything boots up fine, but the touchscreen is not "read" by applications in userland.
>> The PIN could not be entered in zhone, for instance. Amazingly, when the machine darkens
>> the screen, I could bring it back to life by touching it. So, the communication is not
>> completely lost. Killing zhone (logged in via USB) did not help.
> [...]
>> Has anybody else observed that behaviour? wicd is not installed.
> I had the exact same problem.  Then I stumbled almost by accident in
> some other thread where this patch to xorg.conf was mentioned:
>  -        Option          "TslibDevice"           "/dev/input/event1"
>  +        Option          "Device"                "/dev/input/event1"
> That fixed the issue.

Many thanks, Enrico, this fixed it indeed.

I have updated install.sh accordingly.

Many greetings


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