Posts Tagged ‘thinkpad’

Retro Thinkpad Survey

July 28th, 2015 2 comments

For those of you who haven’t already heard: Lenovo launched a survey to recreate a Thinkpad like in the good old days, when design followed function and not the other way around.

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Howto configure the TrackPoint of the Thinkpad Keyboard

January 13th, 2010 2 comments

To enable scrolling using your TrackPoint read the excellent thinkwiki tutorial.

But in order to get the the new ThinkPad Keyboard (the one without the laptop – just the keyboard) TrackPoint running, use “Lite-On Technology Corp. ThinkPad USB Keyboard with TrackPoint” instead of “TPPS/2 IBM TrackPoint” as a device identifier.

If this still does not work, query xinput using $ xinput list, and search for something that sounds like your device. Use this string for your configuration instead of the thinkwiki suggestion.