[maemo-developers] disabling pressure information (for x11vnc)

From: Eero Tamminen eero.tamminen at nokia.com
Date: Wed Apr 18 18:29:28 EEST 2007

ext Mike Cowlishaw wrote:
> Hi, many thanks ... I can form that: 
>>>   If you want to disable pressure information usage, you need to run
>>>   the device X server with XInput protocol/extension disabled.  Just
>>>   add  "-extension XInputExtension" to the /etc/init.d/x-server file
>>>   X server options and reboot the device.
>>> Where it is added to the end of the
>>> ARGS="...." string, preceded by a space.  
> Does indeed mean that the mouse over X11vnc now works on the task manager
> pane on the left.  Many thanks!
> It doesn't completely fix the problems though .. the other big problem is
> still there, in that in X-terminal pressing the enter key brings up the
> thumb keyboard and does not enter the data.

You can disable thumb keyboard from control panel, but then you get
the normal input method (HWR or VKB).

> One can achieve an Enter by
> clicking on the window (which brings up the stylus keyboard) and then on the
> Enter key there, but that's terribly inconvenient.  Any suggestions?

If you have full (bluetooth) keyboard, use keypad enter instead.
(I'm not sure whether this kludge still works)

	- Eero

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