synclient(1) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

synclient - query and modify Synaptics TouchPad driver for XFree86 server parameters on the fly.  

SYNTAX

synclient [-m interval]
synclient [-hlV?] [var1=value1 [var2=value2] ...]  

DESCRIPTION

This program lets you change your Synaptics TouchPad driver for XFree86 server parameters while X is running if you enabled SHMConfig "on" in your XFree86 configuration.

WARNING: This is not secure if you are in an untrusted multiuser environment. All local users can change the parameters at any time.
 

OPTIONS

-m interval
monitor changes to the touchpad state. Interval specifies how often (in ms) to poll the touchpad state.
-h
Show detected hardware properties.
-l
List current user settings.
-V
Print version number and exit.
-?
Show the help message.
var=value
Set user parameter var to value.

 

FILES

/etc/X11/XF86Config-4  

EXAMPLES

To disable EdgeMotionSpeed:

synclient EdgeMotionSpeed=0

To monitor touchpad events:

synclient -m 100  

AUTHORS

Peter Osterlund <petero2@telia.com> and many others.

This man page was written by Mattia Dongili <dongili@supereva.it>
 

SEE ALSO

syndaemon(1)