Richard A. Smith
richard at laptop.org
Wed Sep 23 11:45:08 EDT 2009
> supposed to be able to disable the touchpad.
> If that's the case, is there a neater way to do that?
It obeys standard ps2 mouse commands. Send the controller a 0xA7 and it will disable the output stream.
The mouse is the "Auxillary PS/2 device interface"
Offhand I don't know the linux way of sending a command to the keyboard controller from userspace but Xwindows does it so its possible.
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