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I get my Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch apparently working (By using Martin Owens' PPA), but whenever I try to click and drag something -- for example to move a window -- it will only register as a click. In other words: The "button up" event is generated right after the "button down" event no matter how long I hold it in.

This is the same whether I use the tip of the pen, the buttons on the pen or the buttons on the pad.

However: Clicking and dragging works perfectly in the login-screen, both before logging in for the first time and after logging out.

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Since click and drag works in the login-screen it must be some per-user thing. I used to have kde-config-tablet, which offered me a GUI for configuring the tablet inside of the control center, installed. After removing this package, clicking and dragging started to work.

This solved my problem:

sudo apt-get purge kde-config-tablet
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Interesting problem, good that you've figured something interesting out. Do you want to report a bug against kde-config-tablet? – Martin Owens -doctormo- Nov 27 '10 at 13:39
@Martin Owens: That's probably a good idea. Bug report here. – Magnus Hoff Nov 27 '10 at 21:43

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