Comment 0 for bug 632884

Jerone Young (jerone) wrote :

Currently many Dell Latitude systems have a ALPS touchpad and are missing scroll support. Dell will still be shipping this touchpad with upcoming Latitudes.

Though the issue now is upstream does not want to take the patch, as they want access to the mulitouch capabilities of the ALPS touchpad. ALPS has stated they will not give out specs for these capabilities and everyone should use the patch below, developed by Dell:

The final patch can be found here:
http://www.spinics.net/lists/linux-input/msg10416.html

First submission can be found here..has more of a thread:
http://www.spinics.net/lists/linux-input/msg10396.html