Android-x86 Honeycomb 3.2 for Acer1825 series – Beta 3 (Acer 1825, 1820, 1425, 1420 and compatible Packard Bell)

January 18, 2012

ICS beta 1 is out please step forward to this release! http://www.ceh-photo.de/blog/?p=464

Automatic placing of onscreen keyboard in linux

March 10, 2011

This guide is writte for my Acer 1825 but it should work on all linux devices which need a onscreen keyboard like onboard.


I got the idea of building this script from Tom/drnessie from the ubuntuforums.org (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1486671&page=17), because he tried to make a improvement of my onscreen keyboard show/hide script from this post. read more

Using ginn for adding multitouch gestures to ubuntu (for Acer 1825)

February 20, 2011

In my last post I explained were you found a tutorial for installing a real multitouch driver for the ACER 1825 and said I don’t know how to use these multitouch support. Thanks to Tom/drnessie who recommended ginn to me.

ACER 1825 enable “multitouch” (easy) install of touch driver in Ubuntu 10.10

February 18, 2011

Hey,

thanks to Tom he mentioned a working howto for installing the touch driver on Ubuntu 10.10.

http://lii-enac.fr/en/architecture/linux-input/multitouch-ubuntu-howto.html

I tried this guide after doing

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and rebooting and touch works fine. I also tried the gesturetest application from the utouch framework read more

Enabling Acer 1825 Touchscreen on Ubuntu 10.10

October 14, 2010

[UPDATE  meanwhile you could get multitouch support, check http://www.ceh-photo.de/blog/?p=320]

So after some days of struggling with the touchscreen configuration I works very good (only singletouch).

The problem was out of the box the touchscreen is detected as a touchpad in ubuntu 10.10.  It is a problem in the xorg-evdev driver (Version) 2.32. To fix this problem you need to patch the 2.32 or build and install a newer one. read more