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Bug 230603

Summary: Synaptics touchpad not recognized
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Alexandru Ciobanu <iscandr>
Component: kernelAssignee: Kernel Maintainer List <kernel-maint>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Hardware: i686   
OS: Linux   
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i8042.c patch found on a Gentoo forum none

Description Alexandru Ciobanu 2007-03-01 18:43:04 UTC
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Description of problem:
When booting kernel-2.6.19-1.2911. kernel-2.6.19-1.2895 or kernel-2.6.20-1.2947 the synoptics touchpad is not recognized by the PS/2 autodetection routine.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-2.6.19-1.2911 

How reproducible:
Always


Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot kernel-2.6.19.2911
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Actual Results:
Synoptics touchpad not recognized.

Expected Results:
Synoptics touchpad automagicalli recognition.

Additional info:
I've also tried older and newer kernels. None recognizes this touchpad.

Comment 1 Will Woods 2007-03-01 18:48:23 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 230595 ***

Comment 2 Alexandru Ciobanu 2007-03-01 18:55:50 UTC
Created attachment 149041 [details]
i8042.c patch found on a Gentoo forum