Comment 0 for bug 1404332

Dan Smith (dansmith-r) wrote :

I just plug in the VGA cable. The external monitor is detected acc.to dmesg. A USB mouse works OK.
The problem lies somewhere with synaptic driver.
If I simply put down a finger on the touchpad and hold it still, the cursor still fidgets in random directions by a couple millimeter increments.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04
Package: xorg 1:7.7+1ubuntu8
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-43.72-generic 3.13.11.11
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-43-generic x86_64
.tmp.unity.support.test.0:

ApportVersion: 2.14.1-0ubuntu3.6
Architecture: amd64
CompizPlugins: [core,composite,opengl,compiztoolbox,decor,vpswitch,snap,mousepoll,resize,place,move,wall,grid,regex,imgpng,session,gnomecompat,animation,fade,staticswitcher,workarounds,scale,expo,ezoom,dbus]
CompositorRunning: compiz
CompositorUnredirectDriverBlacklist: '(nouveau|Intel).*Mesa 8.0'
CompositorUnredirectFSW: true
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Fri Dec 19 19:12:28 2014
DistUpgraded: Fresh install
DistroCodename: trusty
DistroVariant: ubuntu
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
ExtraDebuggingInterest: Yes, including running git bisection searches
GraphicsCard:
 Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller [8086:0106] (rev 09) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
   Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device [1043:14f7]
InstallationDate: Installed on 2014-10-02 (78 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Release amd64 (20140722.2)
LightdmGreeterLog:
 ** (lightdm-gtk-greeter:1721): WARNING **: Failed to load user image: Failed to open file '/home/developer23/.face': No such file or directory

 ** (lightdm-gtk-greeter:1721): WARNING **: Failed to load user image: Failed to open file '/home/default2/.face': Permission denied
LightdmGreeterLogOld:
 ** (lightdm-gtk-greeter:7293): WARNING **: Failed to load user image: Failed to open file '/home/developer23/.face': No such file or directory

 (lightdm-gtk-greeter:7293): Gdk-WARNING **: lightdm-gtk-greeter: Fatal IO error 11 (Resource temporarily unavailable) on X server :0.
MachineType: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. X401A1
ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.13.0-43-generic root=UUID=720d9c60-9be6-4623-a0c4-42a8f269bb44 ro persistent quiet splash vt.handoff=7
SourcePackage: xorg
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
dmi.bios.date: 12/03/2012
dmi.bios.vendor: American Megatrends Inc.
dmi.bios.version: X401A1.212
dmi.board.asset.tag: ATN12345678901234567
dmi.board.name: X401A1
dmi.board.vendor: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
dmi.board.version: 1.0
dmi.chassis.asset.tag: No Asset Tag
dmi.chassis.type: 10
dmi.chassis.vendor: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
dmi.chassis.version: 1.0
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnAmericanMegatrendsInc.:bvrX401A1.212:bd12/03/2012:svnASUSTeKCOMPUTERINC.:pnX401A1:pvr1.0:rvnASUSTeKCOMPUTERINC.:rnX401A1:rvr1.0:cvnASUSTeKCOMPUTERINC.:ct10:cvr1.0:
dmi.product.name: X401A1
dmi.product.version: 1.0
dmi.sys.vendor: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
version.compiz: compiz 1:0.9.11.2+14.04.20140714-0ubuntu1
version.ia32-libs: ia32-libs N/A
version.libdrm2: libdrm2 2.4.52-1
version.libgl1-mesa-dri: libgl1-mesa-dri 10.1.3-0ubuntu0.2
version.libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental: libgl1-mesa-dri-experimental N/A
version.libgl1-mesa-glx: libgl1-mesa-glx 10.1.3-0ubuntu0.2
version.xserver-xorg-core: xserver-xorg-core 2:1.15.1-0ubuntu2.5
version.xserver-xorg-input-evdev: xserver-xorg-input-evdev 1:2.8.2-1ubuntu2
version.xserver-xorg-video-ati: xserver-xorg-video-ati 1:7.3.0-1ubuntu3.1
version.xserver-xorg-video-intel: xserver-xorg-video-intel 2:2.99.910-0ubuntu1.3
version.xserver-xorg-video-nouveau: xserver-xorg-video-nouveau 1:1.0.10-1ubuntu2
xserver.bootTime: Sun Dec 14 19:25:35 2014
xserver.configfile: default
xserver.errors:
 ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad: Read error 19
 ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad: Read error 19
 ETPS/2 Elantech Touchpad: Read error 19
xserver.logfile: /var/log/Xorg.0.log
xserver.outputs:
 product id 5234
 vendor CMN
xserver.version: 2:1.15.1-0ubuntu2.5