how to default to TOUCHPAD_MODE_PENTABLET?

Walter Bender walter.bender at
Sun Jul 29 22:42:46 EDT 2012

On Sun, Jul 29, 2012 at 7:48 AM, Joshua N Pritikin <jpritikin at> wrote:
> In our climate, XO-1 pen tablet mode is usually more reliable than mouse
> mode. I want to start in pen pablet mode by default. For Sugar, I got
> this effect by changing the initialization in the frame's touchpad
> control. This only works for Sugar mode though. How do you suggest I
> change the default in Gnome mode?

You could write a script to mimic the same behavior as in

Wrtie to '/sys/devices/platform/i8042/serio1/hgpk_mode'


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