Synaptics TouchPad Linux Driver

New maintainer for the tpconfig driver is Bruce Kall.

Please visit for up-to-date versions of this driver.

Newer versions of the synaptics driver:
Other related links: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.

The last version of the Linux driver posted on this site is 0.1.1.

The driver is free software, licensed under the terms of the GPL. See the file COPYING for details.

Previous versions of the driver and RPM format distributions can be found in the file archive.

What is the Synaptics TouchPad?

The TouchPad is a pointing device used in notebooks by Acer, Compaq, Dell, Gateway, Olivetti, TI, Winbook, and others. Synaptics' homepage is at

Current status

Bruce Kall has taken over maintenance of this project. See his page at