In <email@example.com>, on 09/08/08
at 12:04 PM, "Lewis G Rosenthal" <firstname.lastname@example.org> typed:
>I think most of us kill these blasted things. Julian, try
>CONFIG | Keyboard/Mouse. You should be able to disable the
>UltraNav (touchpad) from there.
>It's become next to impossible to even order a new
>ThinkPad without the d-mn thing. Every time I sit down to
>one which hasn't been turned off, I think that the pointer
>has become possessed...
Hooray - thanks, and thanks Carl and Andy. It's now dead!
One machine where I will use it in preference to a trackpoint is on the
Dell that one of my clients uses; apparently Dell bought rights to some
but not all of the trackpoint patents and it's almost unusable to a Tpad
Julian Thomas: email@example.com http://jt-mj.net
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With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. However, this is not
necessarily a good idea. It is hard to be sure where they are
going to land, and it could be dangerous sitting under them as
they fly overhead. -Request for Comments: 1925 IOOF