The local configuration needs to be adjusted to avoid non-event devices being assigned to evdev or synaptics.Look at the synaptics xorg.conf.d snippet we ship in Fedora:Section "InputClass" Identifier "touchpad catchall" Driver druuna View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by druuna View Blog 09-01-2011, 09:26 PM #14 TKH Member Registered: Jul 2011 Looks to me this output does not belong to the xorg.conf.new file posted in post #6. The first one succeeds and that results in your device being added to the X server's device list. http://crudlet.org/unable-to/unable-to-attach-hardware.html
defaulting to 0 - 256 [ 412.033] (--) SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad: invalid finger width range. Description g.trentalancia 2011-06-26 14:09:07 UTC On xorg-server versions 126.96.36.1991 and 188.8.131.521, I get errors (EE) while initialization of the xf86-input-synaptics driver version 184.108.40.2061: [ 412.030] (II) config/udev: Adding input device SynPS/2 Below some information that may be usefull: - Output from dmesg - /proc/bus/input/devices:dmesg - /var/log/Xorg.0.log ---> reports problems - xorg.conf Output from dmesg: -------------------------- [17179602.948000] Synaptics Touchpad, model: 1, fw: 6.2, Last edited by TKH; 09-03-2011 at 01:09 AM. i thought about this
Does that help? The module is being load twice when xorg starts. Offline #19 2010-12-31 12:59:03 bhadotia Member From: Karnal, India Registered: 2008-12-09 Posts: 87 Re: [SOLVED] problem with synaptics touchpad driver anti-destin wrote:provided the touchpad section has been commented out in 10-evdev.conf i'm glad that it solved the problem.
November 18, 2010 at 2:18 PM Peter Hutterer said... Tried the above solution but didn't help unfortunately. Be water my friend Adv Reply November 22nd, 2010 #3 nedosa View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Aug 2009 Beans 1 Re: Maverick Arch Xorg I.e.
Thanks! Archlinux Touchpad at least it did on my system. The other laptop has a fresh install with all the default configuration and still scrolling on that laptop is just working normally. https://www.redhat.com/archives/rhl-list/2004-November/msg02639.html TKH View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by TKH 09-01-2011, 09:50 AM #10 druuna LQ Veteran Registered: Sep 2003 Posts:
defaulting to 0 - 256 [ 13234.808] (--) ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad: invalid finger width range. I'm asking because it doesn't look to be.... I've been unsuccessfully chasing this one for a while. This was enabled by default and also specified in the config file. [ 6630.839] (II) "dri2" will be loaded.
Hope this helps. 1 members found this post helpful. https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-823377-start-0.html i'm glad that it solved the problem. Psmouse Serio1 Synaptics Unable To Query Device defaulting to 1615 - 5685 [ 6634.776] (--) ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad: invalid y-axis range. Couldn't Find Synaptics Properties. No Synaptics Driver Loaded? TKH View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by TKH 09-01-2011, 07:09 AM #7 TKH Member Registered: Jul 2011 Location: Milky
defaulting to 0 - 16[ 495.943] (EE) Query no Synaptics: 6003C8[ 495.943] (--) SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad: no supported touchpad found[ 495.943] (EE) SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad Unable to query/initialize Synaptics hardware.[ 495.944] navigate here I guess I'll just avoid Hibernate, use Suspend, and stick with it. I've had this laptop with Jaunty, Karmic, Lucid and now Maverick and have never had any problems before Maverick. Section "InputDevice" Identifier "Touchpad" Driver "synaptics" Option "Protocol" "Auto" Option "Device" "/dev/input/mouse0" Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5 6 7" EndSection .... Xf86-input-libinput
Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical © Canonical Ltd. This was enabled by default and also specified in the config file. [ 6630.839] (II) "dri" will be loaded. Comment 3 g.trentalancia 2011-06-28 10:16:04 UTC Same thing happens with the latest Synaptics driver version 1.4.1. Check This Out Tango Icons © Tango Desktop Project.
My problem is setting up the Synaptic to be ran on the X server. The errors do not indicate a driver bug but a misconfiguration. Hare Krishna Offline #21 2012-06-13 15:21:31 Nauman Member Registered: 2012-06-13 Posts: 2 Re: [SOLVED] problem with synaptics touchpad driver I have HP 4530s having same issue.
I am not sure, but I think the Touchpad worked normal for a while, until I updated my system with adept-update. druuna View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by druuna View Blog 09-01-2011, 02:32 AM #3 TKH Member Registered: Jul 2011 in my case, it was the emulate option.The touchpad works, it's evdev that's loading it's own configuration for synaptics as well as the user defined configuration in /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/10-synaptics.conf. i found the solution here: https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php â€¦ 37#p781437provided the touchpad section has been commented out in 10-evdev.conf and the required lines have been added to 10-synaptics.conf, the touchpad should now work
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Got an error message stating, unable to query Synaptics hardware I just got this machine last night, and it's my first experience with Linux save for a live CD of Ubuntu. Remember that if you use Gnome, gnome-settings-daemon overwrites your xorg config:http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Gno â€¦ s_TouchpadEdit: To check if your config is applied, it is best to change something simple (like mapping Option "TapButton1" this contact form Now you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup; you put water into a bottle it becomes the bottle; if you put it in a teapot it becomes the
Are the settings in the 10-synaptics applied properly for you? Now there is a new 2.6.35-26 kernel, will try that for a while. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Must say that Maverick to me seems the least stable Ubuntu release I've come across (been using it since Jaunty).
defaulting to 0 - 256 [ 6634.060] (--) TouchPad: invalid finger width range. I'm running linux mint 10, which I believe is based on Maverick. Anyone got a clue? defaulting to 0 - 256 [ 13234.808] (--) ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad: invalid finger width range.
defaulting to 0 - 256 [ 13232.296] (--) ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad: invalid finger width range. The output posted mentions a 29 August 2011 build date and has the (EE) Query no Synaptics: 6003C8 error present. anyway, now I see that it's not a zareason hardware issue, and you see it's not a dell issue. Hi I commented out the touchpad section in /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/10-evdev.conf:Section "InputClass" Identifier "evdev keyboard catchall" MatchIsKeyboard "on" MatchDevicePath "/dev/input/event*" Driver "evdev" EndSection #Section "InputClass" # Identifier "evdev touchpad catchall" # MatchIsTouchpad "on"