xserver-xorg-input-synaptics 1.6.2-1ubuntu1~precise1 source package in Ubuntu


xserver-xorg-input-synaptics (1.6.2-1ubuntu1~precise1) precise-proposed; urgency=low

  * Fixes memory corruption by driver (LP: #941953) FDo #49439
  * Fixes 'Coasting Direction is incorrect for negative VertScrollDelta/HorizScrollDelta'
  * Fixes jumpy cursor after suspend/resume
  * Fixes another resume bug
  * Fixes division by 0 or infinite loop with zero scroll distance FDo #49965
  * Merged from Debian unstable
  * Removed patches that were cherry picked commits and now in 1.6.2:
    - 201-Avoid-out-of-bounds-access-by-running-num_active_tou.patch
    - 202-Ignore-pre-existing-touches.patch
    - 203-Fix-coasting-for-negative-ScrollDelta.patch
    - 204-Reset-open-slots-array-on-device-disable.patch
    - 205-Reset-hw-x-y-to-INT_MIN-and-skip-HandleState-until-w.patch
    - 206-Don-t-allow-for-scroll-distances-of-0-49965.patch
  * Remaining patches:
    - 101_resolution_detect_option.patch
    - 103_enable_cornertapping.patch
    - 104_always_enable_tapping.patch
    - 106_always_enable_vert_edge_scroll.patch
    - 115_evdev_only.patch
    - 118_quell_error_msg.patch
    - 124_syndaemon_events.patch
    - 125_option_rec_revert.patch
    - 126_ubuntu_xi22.patch
    - 128_disable_three_click_action.patch
    - 129_disable_three_touch_tap.patch
  * Reinstate patch for (LP: #972727) due to feature freeze in precise

xserver-xorg-input-synaptics (1.6.2-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New upstream release, from the 1.6 branch.

xserver-xorg-input-synaptics (1.6.1-1ubuntu2) quantal-proposed; urgency=low

  * Enable right button clickpad area by default (LP: #972727)
    - Upstream has this enabled. We had it disabled for Precise due to the
      feature landing well after feature freeze. This change puts us back in
      sync with upstream.

xserver-xorg-input-synaptics (1.6.1-1ubuntu1) quantal; urgency=low

  * Merged from Debian unstable
  * Refreshed patches for indentation changes
    - 101_resolution_detect_option.patch
    - 118_quell_error_msg.patch
    - 124_syndaemon_events.patch
    - 125_option_rec_revert.patch
  * Add temporary patches, for upstream git commits on synaptics-1.6-branch
  * Fix memory corruption by driver (LP: #941953) FDo #49439
   - 201-Avoid-out-of-bounds-access-by-running-num_active_tou.patch
   - 202-Ignore-pre-existing-touches.patch
  * Fix FDo #49966
   - 203-Fix-coasting-for-negative-ScrollDelta.patch
  * Fix jumpy cursor after suspend/resume
   - 204-Reset-open-slots-array-on-device-disable.patch
  * Fix another resume bug
   - 205-Reset-hw-x-y-to-INT_MIN-and-skip-HandleState-until-w.patch
  * Fix division by 0 or infinite loop with zero scroll distance FDo #49965
   - 206-Don-t-allow-for-scroll-distances-of-0-49965.patch

xserver-xorg-input-synaptics (1.6.1-1) unstable; urgency=low

  [ Julien Cristau ]
  * The mtdev build-dep is linux-only (closes: #672572).  Thanks, Pino

  [ Cyril Brulebois ]
  * New upstream release, from the 1.6 branch.

xserver-xorg-input-synaptics (1.6.0-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New upstream release.
 -- Maarten Lankhorst <email address hidden>   Thu, 14 Jun 2012 09:35:21 +0200

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xserver-xorg-input-synaptics: Synaptics TouchPad driver for X.Org server

 This package provides an input driver for the X.Org X server to enable
 advanced features of the Synaptics Touchpad including:
  * Movement with adjustable, non-linear acceleration and speed
  * Button events through short touching of the touchpad
  * Double-Button events through double short touching of the touchpad
  * Dragging through short touching and holding down the finger on the touchpad
  * Middle and right button events on the upper and lower corner of the touchpad
  * Vertical scrolling (button four and five events) through moving the finger
    on the right side of the touchpad
  * The up/down button sends button four/five events
  * Horizontal scrolling (button six and seven events) through moving the finger
    on the lower side of the touchpad
  * The multi-buttons send button four/five events, and six/seven events for
    horizontal scrolling
  * Adjustable finger detection
  * Multifinger taps: two finger for middle button and three finger for right
    button events. (Needs hardware support. Not all models implement this
  * Run-time configuration using shared memory. This means you can change
    parameter settings without restarting the X server (see synclient(1)).
  * It also provides a daemon to disable touchpad while typing at the keyboard
    and thus avoid unwanted mouse movements (see syndaemon(1)).

xserver-xorg-input-synaptics-dev: Synaptics TouchPad driver for X.Org server (development headers)

 This package contains the development headers for the Synaptics input
 driver found in xserver-xorg-input-synaptics. Non-developers likely have
 little use for this package.