Wacom tablet issues

asked 2017-06-28 18:50:16 -0600

neverknew gravatar image

updated 2017-06-29 11:56:04 -0600

I'm running F25, 64-bit, with kernel 4.11.6 and KDE. I have an old Wacom Bamboo Fun tablet (CTH-661) with a USB connection.

The tablet has been working fine until the last week (4.11 kernels?). Now it seems to work when I first start the machine but slowly develops response problems and gradually (seemingly) drops out of memory all together. If I re-open the system settings, graphic tablet, make a few changes, and save the "changes", the tablet will work for a few more minutes before fading again.

dmesg shows the system knows about the tablet

systemctl list-units | grep -i manager shows gdm.service running (I was expecting to see kdm.service)

Any suggestions on getting this to work again would be appreciated.

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started up this morning with the 4.11.4 kernel - the cursor moves with the stylus but there's no "action" when I tap the tablet.

neverknew gravatar imageneverknew ( 2017-06-29 11:57:45 -0600 )edit