Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. May 18th, 8. But, at this point, I found a new problem: I believe the devicepath is rather generic, but if it doesn’t work, search for input. Until the package is updated a patched version 1. Isn’t xserver-xorg-input-evdev pretty much the same thing?

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Debian This forum is for the discussion of Debian Linux. Must be a way to know which touchscreen is plugged….

I have tried to find a tutorial about xserver explaning this but with no success. So let’s call our first evhouch evtouch. Find More Posts by craigevil View Blog.

E and compatible devices are supported with some features unavailable.

Touchscreens on Linux

I have 3 touchscreens on a single computer all Elo … I ended up using the evtouch driver as well. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

See this blog post for instructions: Touchscreen problems Hello again. Xorg evdev Evdev is the current way to set up a Elo touchscreen. Is it so that either there must be a “evtouch. Until the package is updated a patched version 1.


You need to tell to the Xorg the limit of the touchscreen so it can be mapped with the screen. When using “xinput list-props 8” I get this output: Why ilnux guide This guide is meant to help people evtoch touch screen monitors that use IntelliTouch technology Surface Acoustic Wavehopefully, other technologies will also work, although I don’t have the hardware to test it.

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Touchscreens on Linux – Nothing in particular

Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. The editor will bring you to the section where you can get the correct product id and vendor id. It is possible to use xorg. Touchscreen problems Thanks for putting so much effort in my problem.

This was the driver the doc told to use and the one hal-info set up for me automatically. More on compatibility Using this very helpful tutorial, I’ve also been able to make an Elo Touchcomputer L work under both Ubuntu 7. All the evtoucj I have and more some friends checked out have the same vendor and product id.


The MatchProduct should be something contained in the info. The rvtouch has something like: Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide 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. Calibration Manual calibration is required. Unsupported Version This article applies to an unsupported version of Ubuntu.

Xorg evdev

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Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. An alternative is to build and then run touchcal from a non-X terminal to determine minimum and maximum values to use in xorg. Touchscreen problems Hi kjartani, It sounds like you want it as a touchscreen in Absolute mode.

The file the fdi one was linjx useful to set up the rotate and more X11 options.