Continuing Synaptic Touchpad issues
michal at harddata.com
Fri May 20 15:37:05 UTC 2005
On Thu, May 19, 2005 at 09:57:34PM -0600, David G. Miller (aka DaveAtFraud) wrote:
> ... I just
> managed to get my Synaptics Touchpad working on an HP Pavilion zv6015
> with test 3 x86_64. The *really dumb* trick turned out to be to
> recompile the kernel with psmouse as a module. Doing a simple "modprobe
> -r psmouse" followed by a "modprobe psmouse" is sufficient to find the
> Synaptics touchpad.
I have no way to test that but in the case like the above I would
try to boot with 'psmouse.proto=imps' or 'psmouse.proto=bare' (or
even dig through sources for other possible values of this option).
It is quite possible that this would help without a kernel
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