Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 473262
Mouse cursor not movable when using tablet instead of mouse
Last modified: 2013-03-03 21:47:07 EST
Created attachment 324875 [details]
Patch that fixes the issue, taken from upstream commit
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #248752 +++
This bug also affects Red Hat EL 5.x
Description of problem:
Using a tablet in gdm with accessibility turned on breaks pointer movement.
Steps to reproduce:
1) Install a USB Wacom tablet on EL5
2) Turn accessibility in gdm
3) Try to move the pointer in gdm using the pen
The pointer jumps all around
The pointer follows the pen movement
This is bugzilla upstream:
Fixed in svn rev. 5155:
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