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    SubjectRe: ALPS touchpad not seen by 2.6.11 kernels
    On Fri, 25 Feb 2005 13:33:36 -0800 (PST), Johan Braennlund
    <johan_brn@yahoo.com> wrote:
    > Hi. I've had trouble with my ALPS touchpad on my Acer Aspire, ever
    > since ALPS support was merged into the kernel. I've tried various
    > kernels from 2.6.11-rc3 to -rc5 (including some -mm kernels) and none
    > of them detect the pad. After sprinkling some printk's in the mouse
    > drivers, it seems like psmouse_connect in psmouse-base.c is never even
    > called.
    >
    > On the other hand, using earlier kernels (such as 2.6.9) with the
    > kernel patch from Peter Osterlund's driver package works fine. In that
    > case, I get lines like this in syslog:
    >
    > kernel: alps.c: E6 report: 00 00 64
    > kernel: alps.c: E7 report: 73 02 14
    > kernel: alps.c: E6 report: 00 00 64
    > kernel: alps.c: E7 report: 73 02 14
    > kernel: alps.c: Status: 15 01 0a
    > kernel: ALPS Touchpad (Glidepoint) detected
    > kernel: input: AlpsPS/2 ALPS TouchPad on isa0060/serio4
    >
    > With the newer kernels, there's nothing ALPS-related in the log. Any
    > pointers on what to look for would be appreciated. My kernel config is
    > at http://nullinfinity.org/config-2.6.11-rc5
    >

    Hi,

    Does i8042 detect presence of an AUX port (check dmesg)? If not try
    booting with i8042.noacpi kernel boot option.

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    Dmitry
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