Provided by: xserver-xorg-input-calcomp_1.1.1-2_i386
calcomp - Calcomp input driver
Option "Device" "devpath"
calcomp is an Xorg input driver for Calcomp devices.
The calcomp driver functions as a pointer input device, and may be used
as the X server’s core pointer.
This driver supports the Calcomp binary format used by the Drawing
Board II and III series.
Please refer to xorg.conf(5) for general configuration details and for
options that can be used with all input drivers. This section only
covers configuration details specific to this driver.
Both the 3 button stylus and the 4- or 16 button lens cursors can be
used without changing the configuration file. Support for pressure
sensitivity has not been tested, so the solid-tip stylus will probably
This device supports the following entries:
Option "Device" "path"
sets the path to the special file which represents the
serial line where the tablet is plugged. This option is
Option "Cursor" "Stylus"|"Puck"
this option is supported for backward compatibility only,
but it should not be necessary.
Option "DeviceName" "name"
sets the name of the X device. Some user-space programs may
require a fixed name, e.g. TABLET, to recognize the
Option "Mode" "Relative"|"Absolute"
sets the mode of the device. Currently only Absolute mode
Option "Pressure" "on"
enables pressure reporting if your tablet supports it. This
option is untested and may not work.
Option "AlwaysCore" "on"
enables the sharing of the core pointer. When this feature
is enabled, the device will take control of the core
pointer (and thus will emit core events) and at the same
time will be able, when asked so, to report extended
Option "MinX" "number"
X coordinate of the bottom left corner of the active zone.
Option "MinY" "number"
Y coordinate of the bottom left corner of the active zone.
Option "MaxX" "Inumber"
X coordinate of the top right corner of the active zone.
Option "MaxY" "number"
Y coordinate of the top right corner of the active zone.
Option "DebugLevel" number
sets the level of debugging info reported.
Xorg(1), xorg.conf(5), xorgconfig(1), Xserver(1), X(7).
Martin Kroeker <email@example.com>