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Rotation script for xorg tablet (x230t in my case) with pen(digitizer), touch and eraser. Any optimizations?

Maybe somebody have own optimizations to this code or sed expressions? It's my first post here, so I thought some people may use it and it's a best place to issue such little thing. Just bourne ...
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Thinkpad X60 Touchscreen Not Working

I'm running Manjaro 32bit on my lenovo x60 tablet, and the touchscreen is working pretty poorly. I've installed the xf86-input-wacom package, but whenever I try to click with the digitiser pen, the ...
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How to get touchscreen scrolling to work

when I attempt to scroll the creen with my finger, the computer treats it like I am clicking and dragging. how do I replace this behavior with how Windows 10 or Android would handle this, by scrolling ...
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Touchscreen virtual for Linux

I have this Website , I want my Website to work on Tablets too, I don't have a tablet... Therefore I am searching for a Virtual Touchscreen or Emulator for Desktops. Because i have my website to ...
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Surface Pro touch with ubuntu

I have installed ubuntu on surface pro 6, I do not have any other choice. I get everything configured on the laptop, but I am still missing the touchscreen, anyone have an idea or tried any method ...
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Two touchscreen for Ubuntu and mapping of touch events

i've a touchscreen laptop (1920x1080) and a ineractive whiteboard with touch (1280x800). To use the full resolution of the laptop i just present a part of the monitor, that is done succesfully with ...
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boot time & usb

In a coming new system we need to have a very short boot time (up to 3 seconds). The system shall also have a USB connected to touch screen. We are afraid that the USB enumeration might take too much ...
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On-screen keyboard does not appear in many apps

Using the PC in tablet mode, I would like to use the virtual keyboard, but it does not appear in many apps including chrome and firefox. Basically it works only in the terminal and in nautilus. I'm on ...
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Linux touchscreen — file menu item selected but not clicked on tap

I'm having a weird issue with my new touchscreen-enabled laptop on Linux Mint 19. The laptop is a Lenovo Yoga 510 (AMD 9410 cpu) For some, but not all programs, opening the file menu and tapping on ...
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Goodix tp not work with I2C

I used nanopi 2 fire from friendlyarm.I want to work with GT911 goodix touch panel. it has 6 pin: 1 for reset(i just connected to one of gpio), 2 for vdd3.3 volt,3 for GND, 4 for irq (i connect it to ...
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Calibrating a touch-screen on dual monitors (one touch one not)

I am using Debian 9. I have a little PC with 2 in-built monitors that I intend to use as a point of sale. It has one monitor facing the customer (non-touch screen) and one facing the cashier (touch ...
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Recompile a kernel including a firmware

How can i recompile the kernel? I' m trying this guide https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/BuildYourOwnKernel. I' m using lubuntu 18.04 on a tablet, i want a custom kernel to enable the touchcreen. ...
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Touchscreen for ncurses, beyond mouse?

Does ncurses have any support for touch screen computers? Will a touch screen trigger the same events in ncurses that a mouse does? For example, does tapping on a touch screen produce a "mouse click" ...
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Calibrate Touchscreen

I am having trouble with the calibration of a touch screen for kiosk system. I have install xinput_calibrator and executed: $ xinput_calibrator -v DEBUG: XInputExtension version is 2.3 DEBUG: ...
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In RedHat Linux, what do you use to calibrate a touch screen?

Years ago I had a Palm Pilot, and its touch screen required that you first calibrate it before using it. To calibrate it, in the settings a program would be started, and you would click with your ...
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Display console on usb screen without X server [duplicate]

I'm running a custom version of raspbian on my raspberry pi, it has no X server running only in text mode with only basic services installed. i got a usb monitor that i want to plug in and use to show ...
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How to install virtual keyboard?

I am running Arch Linux (KDE) on a laptop with a touchscreen. I would like to install a virtual (on-screen) keyboard. I would like to know the most basic steps for using the most common virtual ...
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touchscreen not working under Arch Linux

I pulled out an older Lenovo ThinkPad with a touchscreen (X220 tablet, Core i7) which had been running Ubuntu and I installed Arch Linux on it. Everything is fine except the touch screen does not work....
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Multi Touch and Display

I have dual-monitor setup, both are touch screen of different size and of different model. I get following result when I execute command: user@user-hpEnvy:~$ xrandr Screen 0: minimum 8 x 8, ...
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Android's touchscreen key events on Linux

I am working on a Halium port for an Android device that has a Synaptics touchscreen (synaptics_dsx driver). The port is on a mature stage, has a Wayland compositor running, and the apps are provided ...
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Linux: Onscreen swipe keyboard

I injured my hand so that typing is now difficult. I have a touchscreen monitor on my laptop and am running Debian. Is there an on-screen keyboard which has swipe capabilities like the Google ...
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set screen orientation on startup Debian stretch

Using Debian Stretch. My computer starts with the screen sideways. I can set it right with xrandr -o 0 but this only works for the session. Using rc.local does not work because X session is not ...
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Xorg reports “No input driver specified, ignoring this device.”. Am I using the right driver?

I wrote a custom touchscreen driver and was successfully able to start the driver using inputattach and see touchscreen data with printk, but my mouse is still not moving. My assumption is that it ...
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Xorg does not show my device in xinput

I have a file '51-mitsubishi.conf' which I have created and placed in /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/ along with the other .conf files that were there already. When viewing the /var/log/Xorg.0.log there ...
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Change iio-sensors data via custom ACCEL_MOUNT_MATRIX

I have a tablet with builtin sensors which allow me automatic screen rotation, based on iio-sensors-proxy. However, the screen orientation is off, and I need to fix it. On it's GitHub page (https://...
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How to disable the on-screen keyboard when I use the touch screen?

I am using Fedora on a computer with touch screen. When was using Fedora 26 or older, the on-screen keyboard always pops up when I am using the touch screen (like when I selected gedit window, the on-...
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login using touchscreen software keyboard on raspberry pi

I am trying to get a keyboard for the login screen but I am having some difficulties. I have tried editing /etc/lightdm/lightdm-gtk-greeter.conf as per the page here: Virtual Keyboard on Login Screen ...
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Linux on Dell Inspiron 3000 2 in 1? [closed]

I did some looking around but I couldn't find much. I'm trying to figure out which distributions work best with a Dell Inspiron 3000. It's a 2-in-1, so I'd prefer touchscreen use too but auto-rotating ...
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3M touchscreen is being recognized as a mouse

I plugged in 3M touchscreen to my Linux PC. It appears as it recognizes it as a mouse here's my xinput output: xinput ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)] ⎜ ↳ ...
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install linux os on lenovo ideapad miix 310

I already tried to install Ubuntu and Mint on my tablet and it almost worked, I just had problems getting auto rotation to work. The main problem is that there appear some kind of striations, e.g. at ...
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Unable to calibrate Samsung Galaxy Book Touchscreen with Xinput

my Samsung Galaxy Book touchscreen is detected by Ubuntu but the Axis is inverted. I have tried calibrating with xinput and xinput_calibrator and then tried inverting the axes with different ...
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Inverted xy axes on touch screen

I'm trying to install a LCD screen (RB-TFT3.2) on my raspberry pi (rasbpian jessie). To do so, I followed the documentation of the lcd screen, which can be summed-up as such: add dtparam=spi=on and ...
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Touch screen on Debian Stretch (KDE) responds on wrong coordinates

I have Dell XPS 15 9530. In it, I had a Debian Jessie virtual machine (vmware) inside a Windows 10 host. The touch screen was working fine. After upgrading to Debian Stretch, the touch screen doesn'...
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touch devices across 2 graphic cards

I'm not sure if the following issue is a bug or just a limitation of the xinput usage. The setup is the following. Two nvidia graphic cards, configured on xscreen0 are 4 touchscreens and on xscreen1 ...
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What's the future of complex touch gestures on Unix? [closed]

The standard (only?) method of utilizing complex mouse/trackpad/pen gestures on Linux is Easystroke. Before anyone mentions touchegg/libinput-gestures and similar, they serve a different purpose. ...
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Changing the way automatic screen rotation works in Gnome shell

I recently acquired a Lenovo Yoga 3 11" convertible notebook. It works really with out-of-the-box with Ubuntu Gnome LTS 16.04.2 - WiFi, Bluetooth, even suspend and resume work without any issues so ...
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xrandr and panning gives random results

I have a tablet pc with a hires display, which I'd like to use in landscape and portrait mode. I'm running Arch Linux (Kernel 4.10.11) and Gnome (Verion 3.22.2, Xorg 1.19.3). HiDPI can be enabled, but ...
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Console-only virtual keyboard

I'm setting up Linux on a tablet pc. Is there a virtual keyboard for the console? I want an input method for emergency cases, when X Window cannot be used and no wired keyboard is available. I'm on ...
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Touch screen driver not initializing on first boot, subsequent boots work however

I'm running a Raspberry Pi 3 with a Pi TFT+ 3.5" display. -- I figured this is more of a Linux Question than anything else though. It works fine when I use the suggested image for the device -- it ...
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How to detect “movement” of 2-in-1 hinge in a laptop

So, I have both Lenovo yoga 510 and Lenovo yoga 2(they have the same up-to-date fedora installation). Now, as some may know, they are 2-in-1 laptops, which means that their hinge can be rotated in 360 ...
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udev rules daemon

I have a touchscreen "EETI" and I am using the official drivers. The drivers work properly and the screen works fine. The problem is that the "driver" is a daemon that I have to start every time I ...
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Detecting turning of laptop lid and device orientation

I'm using Arch Linux on an Acer Spin 5 laptop. The laptop lid can be turned backwards and then be used as a tablet. In Windows this is detected automatically and the keyboard is deactivated then. Arch ...
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Onscreen keyboard in chrome on a touchscreen laptop running with Gnome?

I recently got a Lenovo Yoga 2 13 inch. It came with windows 8.1 which works great. I decided to install Linux(Fedora 25) and so far(with the exception of wi-fi) works great. However, when trying to ...
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Lenovo yoga 510 touchscreen not working

I just got a Lenovo Yoga 510. I've installed Fedora 25 (as dual boot with MSWindows). But the touchscreen isn't working in Wayland nor Xorg. xinput list only shows the trackpad, keyboard, powerbutton ...
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Thinkpad Helix and touchscreen compatibility with Linux

I purchased a Thinkpad Helix, which is a touchscreen Thinkpad. I immediately installed Ubuntu, replacing Windows. It mostly works except that the touchscreen only works well in Chromium/Chrome and ...
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How to get xinput to identify an inputer device by name with excess whitespace?

I have a secondary monitor that is a touch screen. I can successfully map the input to the correct screen using xinput map-to-output 12 DP-4. However, the ID number for the input device is not ...
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Load cfg file in kernel driver

I have a touch panel (goodix) and I need to send the device configuration to the firmware. I have a *.cfg file but I neither know nor find how to load this file. Do you know what is the way to load ...
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USB touch screen not working with debian 3.8.13 (BeagleBone Black)

I have a waveshare 7" HDMI touch screen display rev 2.1(touch over USB port and HDMI display) (link for the product) and I want to interface it with BeagleBone Black. The manufacturer says the 7" ...
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I can't get touchscreen working in CentOS 7 on an EP121 Tablet

I just did a fresh install of CentOS 7 on my Asus EP121 tablet. The EP121 has touch and pen input. During the install process the GUI install had working touch, much to my surprise. After the ...
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what is the difference between usbtouchscreen and usbhid?

I am trying to understand the touchscreens. And I came across these two kernel modules: usbtouchscreen and usbhid. I am confused as what is exactly the difference ? Lets assume I have a touchscreen ...