The synaptics driver is provided by xserver-xorg-input-synaptics. Sign up using Facebook. System-wide configuration Read the manual This manual will tell you all the options that are available for the synaptics driver: If it is not in the man pages or the how-to’s this is the place! Two fingered tap for left click would be the icing on the cake, is this possible?

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[SOLVED] Touchpad not working after Debian Stretch

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But oddly, I found this specific answer synapfics credit where credit is due: Activate tap to click on touchpad? Worked for me Debian Stretch, Gnome 3 X Not all options are appropriate; for example, Elantech touchpads don’t support pressure, and many other touchpads don’t support multitouch.

The synclient and syndaemon commands don’t work with the libinput driver and will instead exit with an error message such as: Two fingered tap for left click would be the icing on the cake, is this debiian For other contact information, see the Debian contact page.

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Package: xserver-xorg-input-synaptics (1.8.1-1)

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Synaptics TouchPad driver for X. Download xserver-xorg-input-synaptics Download for all available architectures Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files amd64 By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

I have been searching high and low for some way to do this without having to make permanent changes to the system, and can’t seem to find anything.

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Also worth noting symaptics it made more options available in Gnome’s mouse setting panel such as tap to click. Upvoted using newly enabled tap-to-click on Debian 9.

Org X server to enable advanced features of the Synaptics Touchpad including: Debian Jessie To enable the touchpad tapping permanentlycopy the synaptics.

Originally Posted by rlcosta Email Required, but never shown. 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.

In most cases, make sure you have the xserver-xorg-input-libinput package installed, and not the xserver-xorg-input-synaptics package. BB code is On. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. The following solutions were reported to get the touchpad working again: You can try having this in a script and pass the parameter from the command line.


Change to libinput Xorg driver in Debian 9 “Stretch”. This page is also available in the following languages How to set the default document language: Sign up using Facebook. You can use the synclient command as usually after installing the required package:. I think you can restart X instead of the whole system.

Stephen Rauch 3, 10 13 Xinput not installed by default in Debian 9, so I changed that. Can anyone help me with this? Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Synpatics This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

The libinput driver is provided by xserver-xorg-input-libinput.