Originally Posted by hlewis
I cannot get my touch pad work at all in FC2. It works with Knoppix (2.4 kernel but not 2.6 kernel)
Having to always plug in a USB mouse is a pain. Anyone have any ideas how to solve this?
This is hearsay, I haven't verified it myself on my Sony VAIO, but - I saw somewhere a while back (sorry, I'm working from a hastily scrbbled paper note) that adding:
to the kernel line in grub should get the touchpad working. Further, at boot on the initial install, use the command:
should make the installation more pleasant.
I have not verified, as I said - just about the time I stumbled across this tip I got my nice, new desktop up & running and I haven't really done much with my laptop (which currently has FC1 installed) since. So, please, someone try it & post the results here.