Wacom Bamboo with XO?
pgf at laptop.org
pgf at laptop.org
Tue Nov 18 08:26:45 EST 2008
rihoward1 at gmail.com wrote:
> Are you using the driver code from http://linuxwacom.sourceforge.net/ ?
no -- i just built the driver that's in the kernel tree.
> I had intended on trying this but have been too busy to get the time
> set up the correct environment or follow all the steps involved for
> the initial setup
> If you get something you think is workable let me know and I can test
> it with one of my Wacom Intuos 2 tablets.
> Note there is also a mouse as well as a pen with this tablet so the
> mouse code needs to be compiled as well.
> thanks for all the good work!!
> On Nov 17, 2008, at 8:37 AM, pgf at laptop.org wrote:
> > building and insmod'ing wacom.ko lets the Sapphire tablet move
> > the mouse cursor. i confess i've never used a tablet, so i don't
> > know whether the button on the stylus doesn't behave as a mouse
> > button is expected or not. also, the motion i get when moving
> > the stylus on the pad is relative, not absolute. there are no
> > module parameters, so any tuning must be via some other
> > mechanism. i can supply the driver module to anyone who would
> > like to try it.
> > i'm probably not the right guy to pursue this further, but i've
> > added a mention of tablet support to #7326, which is a tracker
> > for requested modules.
> > paul
> > wade wrote:
> >> If you guys can get a driver working and expose the API, I'll add
> >> support to Colors!. It already has support for pressure sensitivity
> >> (variable brush size and/or opacity) in the painting engine.
> >> -Wade
> >> On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 8:04 AM, <pgf at laptop.org> wrote:
> >>> chris wrote:
> >>>> Has anyone had any success getting a
> >>>> Wacom USB tablet working with the XO?
> >>>> The new Bamboo series is affordable
> >>>> ($79 US), about the same size active
> >>>> area as the XO display, and could be
> >>>> a substitute for the deprecated/soon
> >>>> to be abandoned pressure sensitive
> >>>> touchpad on the original XOs.
> >>> we have a wacom tablet ("Sapphire", whatever that represents)
> >>> here at 1cc, which we can test. the XO doesn't include the
> >>> wacom.ko module which it seems to want. i can try building the
> >>> module to see if it works. i'll leave it to you to figure out
> >>> whether the same driver support will work for the Bamboo series.
> >>> paul
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