From: Harald Psaier <h_psaier@gm...> - 2008-05-04 10:39:51
I own a rather new Macbook Pro (M133). Starting X I realized that my
appletouch driver/module might not work properly
(EE) appletouch no synaptics touchpad detected and no repeater device
(EE) appletouch Unable to query/initialize Synaptics hardware.
(EE) PreInit failed for input device "appletouch"
Kernel ist 2.6.24 with appropriate mactel patches.
Now, I found some hint that this often depends on the ProductId
definitions in drivers/input/mouse/appletouch.c
a "grep -C4 Trackpad /proc/bus/usb/devices | grep Prod" gives me
P: Vendor=05ac ProdID=0231 Rev= 0.70
S: Product=Apple Internal Keyboard / Trackpad
and I read people usually expect a "ProdID=021B" here. Can I fix the
problem myself by patching appletouch.c, that is changing 0x21B lines to