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[ubuntu] Touchpad Detected as Mouse on Sager NP8690, Scrolling Not Working

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi folks, Just got a new Sager NP8690 laptop and installed Ubuntu Karmic on it. Upon installation, I was unable to use the scrolling on the touchpad at all. The Preference -> Mouse dialog did not display a Touchpad tab. xinput list says: Code: "Virtual core pointer"        id=0        [XPointer]         Num_buttons is 32         Num_axes is 2         Mode is Relative         Motion_buffer is 256         Axis 0 :                 Min_value is -1                 Max_value is -1                 Resolution is 0         Axis 1 :                 Min_value is -1                 Max_value is -1                 Resolution is 0 ... "ImExPS/2 Generic Explorer Mouse"        id=9        [XExtensionPointer]         Type is MOUSE         Num_buttons is 13         Num_axes is 2         Mode is Relative         Motion_buffer is 256         Axis 0 :                 Min_value is -1                 Max_value is -1                 Resolution is 1         Axis 1 :                 Min_value is -1                 Max_value is -1                 Resolution is 1 I tried changing xorg.conf to use the synaptics driver, with the following changes to that section: Code: Section "InputDevice"     # generated from default     Identifier    "Mouse0"     Driver        "synaptics"     Option        "Device" "/dev/psaux"     Option        "Emulate3Buttons" "no"     Option        "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"     Option        "Protocol" "auto-dev"     Option        "SHMConfig" "on" EndSection Upon rebooting, the same issue occurred. I tried installing gsynaptics with sudo apt-get install gsynaptics but upon trying to run it directly after rebooting, I get: Code: GSynaptics couldn't initialize. You have to set 'SHMConfig' 'true' in xorg.conf or XF86Config to use GSynaptics. Same error if I access Preferences -> Touchpad. At this point I'm lost as to how to proceed. Any ideas? (Hardware)