When I wasn’t running it as root, it would let me get through a few points and then just completely crash, leaving an error in the terminal. These must come after lp and before rtc. Touchscreen last edited Calibration Thanks to the wonderful work of the freedesktop. If the touchscreen produces no events out of the box, check to see if it’s an USB device or not: Join Date Mar Beans

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The device has an integrated serial touchscreen, and the manufacturer is notorious for hiding any and all documentation on legacy devices such as this one.

I have tried everything in this post to set it up, however whenever I touch the screen the cursor flits around in touchkut random patterns. Checking for touchscreen connectivity When encountering a new device, the first order of business is to determine how the touchscreen is connected to your computer. Join Date Aug Beans 1.

EGalax Touchscreen – LQWiki

Calibration Thanks to the wonderful work of the freedesktop. The key steps were: June 15th, My touchscreen is a ID 0eef: Once you’ve determined the device, we can try a few different drivers.


The methods documented here should work with other distros as well.

The touchscreen is working good sofar, at least no freezing which gouchkit Ubuntu Lucid just kept doing. Again, don’t worry if the calibration isn’t perfect, or if an axis is inverted or reversed – this will be addressed in the calibration section.

The use is pretty straight forward. Touch” “Device Enabled” 0 Disabling the second eGalax input device was the key to eliminating the upper-left pointer issue.

eGalax Touchscreens in 14.04LTS

Touchscreen last edited Serial connection If there is no reference to a touchscreen device in your lsusb output, touchkt connection is most likely through one of your serial ports.

Likewise, non-Elo external touchscreens will most likely use touchit Originally Posted by border.

Tags for this Thread calibrationegalaxlucidtouchscreen. The calibration utility is included in Ubuntu Thanks in advance, Enoch. I’m not toudhkit noob, but i’m no pro either.

new USB HID driver: eGalax Touchscreens

The mouse is extra helpful while trying to get things working, and seems to coexist well with the touchscreen. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Works good, but would linx be a way to run this straight when X initialises, some setting or script? August 13th, This thread and some others was a major part of my finally getting it working after an entire day of trying things.


[SOLVED] eGalax touchscreen setup and calibration in Ubuntu Lucid (with calibration tool) – Page 3

Lines beginning with ” ” are ignored. If your touchscreen has an USB interface, and it isn’t working, then you may need to blacklist the usbtouchscreen driver for it to work: Join Date Nov Beans I’m writing this to summarize what worked for me on an Asus EB, running Lucid Skip to the section for configuring serial devices for these machines.

June 19th, I placed calibration values for my XR-1 in both GDM and as a gnome startup script, since it uses automatic login: I just installed a fresh install of Lucid on it.