Bug 508420 - Erractic Mouse behavior while using the touchpad
Erractic Mouse behavior while using the touchpad
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: synaptics (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jonathan Blandford
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-06-26 19:40 EDT by Craig Cabrey
Modified: 2013-04-02 00:23 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 04:36:01 EST
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Description Craig Cabrey 2009-06-26 19:40:56 EDT
Description of problem:
When using the touchpad, the mouse jumps all over the place seemingly randomly and there really is no way to predict it. It is very annoying when you are trying to click a button, for instance, and instead the mouse jumps to the side of the screen.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 11, xorg-x11-drv-synaptics-1.1.0-7.fc11.i586

How reproducible: 
If you have an Eee 900HA (or perhaps other make and models ?), you should be able to reproduce it by installing Fedora.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora.
2. Use mouse.
3. ???
Actual results:
Mouse is very jumpy and hard to use -- with touchpad, not usb mouse.

Expected results:
Smooth mouse control with one finger, two finger, and three finger sensitivity.

Additional info:
Not sure what to put here, do you want me to upload an lsmod/lspci/dmesg?
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