Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 846263
Touchpad not detected as touchpad on Dell Precision 4700
Last modified: 2012-08-07 10:00:53 EDT
Description of problem:
The touchpad is detected as normal PS/2 Generic mouse. I have also tried with rawhide which has a kernel 3.6.x rc1 and it has the same problem.
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Steps to Reproduce:
Please lemme know if you need some specific debug information.
I believe this machine uses a newer hardware revision of the ALPS touchpad. That has a different protocol that the Linux driver does not support yet. We're tracking this in bug 812111
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 812111 ***