Comment 96 for bug 565543

There's no hope for a driver for these touchpads yet...

On Fri, Dec 17, 2010 at 9:20 PM, Diska <email address hidden> wrote:
> sony vaio VPCEB1Z1E
> uname -r
> 2.6.37-9-generic
>
> same problem
>
>  dmesg | grep -i mouse
> [    5.963615] mice: PS/2 mouse device common for all mice
> [    7.544242] input: Logitech Optical USB Mouse as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb2/2-1/2-1.6/2-1.6:1.0/input/input3
> [    7.544369] generic-usb 0003:046D:C016.0001: input,hidraw0: USB HID v1.10 Mouse [Logitech Optical USB Mouse] on usb-0000:00:1d.0-1.6/input0
>
>
> [   15.568789] input: ImPS/2 Generic Wheel Mouse as /devices/platform/i8042/serio1/input/input8
> I: Bus=0011 Vendor=0002 Product=0005 Version=0000
> N: Name="ImPS/2 Generic Wheel Mouse"
> P: Phys=isa0060/serio1/input0
> S: Sysfs=/devices/platform/i8042/serio1/input/input8
> U: Uniq=
> H: Handlers=mouse2 event8
> B: EV=7
> B: KEY=70000 0 0 0 0
> B: REL=103
>
>  sudo tpconfig  --info
> Found Synaptics Touchpad.
> Firmware: 8.96 (multiple-byte mode).
> Sensor type: unknown (0).
> Geometry: rectangular/landscape/up.
> Packets: absolute, 80 packets per second.
> Corner taps disabled;           no tap gestures.
> Edge motion: none.
> Z threshold: 6 of 7.
> 2 button mode; corner tap is right button click.
>
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> Title:
>  Alps touchpad detected as ImPS/2 Generic Wheel Mouse(in VAIO E series) after the kernel upgrade
>
> Status in “linux” package in Ubuntu:
>  New
>
> Bug description:
>  Initially the ALPS touchpad was detected by the kernel but does not support horizontal and vertical support but after the kernel upgrade to 10.04 vertical scroll is working but horizontal scroll is not working. And the kernel is not detecting the ALPS touchpad and the cat /proc/bus/input/devices says it is a  PS2 mouse ..
>
> This is seen in sony vaio E series in particular ...
>
> Also Bill in Comment #52 says
> Acer Aspire One 532h (Alps touchpad).
> I booted the distribution from a thumb drive, but once I installed from the thumb drive and updated Ubuntu (10.04), I lost the touchpad (works as a mouse) ..
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