Very strange problem with input events

Cedric Sodhi manday at
Sat Jul 7 16:14:00 PDT 2012

Besides, the problems remain after subsequently disabling the device
through xinput. I think that is proof enough for the hypothesis that the
problem lies in X itsself.


On Sun, Jul 08, 2012 at 01:01:16AM +0200, Cedric Sodhi wrote:
> Sorry if this gets not in line with the original thread:
> Peter, I'm not absolutely convinced what happend then and why the
> problem seemed fixed, but I'm afraid the mixing-up of touchpoints was
> just one of multiple problems.
> With the latest kernel the results in mtview look o.k., but I still do
> get those strange effects where, as soon as I touch the touchscreen, all
> subsequent operations which involve clicks behave strangely (in some
> cases as if I had not released a mouse button or pressed another one).
> Could you or anyone suggest how to proceed from here? I quote a few
> installed libs for completeness:
> [ebuild   R    ] sys-libs/mtdev-1.1.2 
> [ebuild   R    ] x11-proto/inputproto-2.2 
> [ebuild   R    ] x11-base/xorg-server-1.12.2 
> [ebuild   R    ] x11-drivers/xf86-input-evdev-2.7.0 
> regards,
> Cedric
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