On my toshiba laptop, when I touch my touchpad but don't move my finger, my mouse shakes slightly.
The mouse sensitivity settings in the control panel don't help.
Does this happen to anyone else? Is there a fix? It doesn't happen in Windows.
It's really annoying and makes doing anything that requires any precision annoying (e.g. selecting a substring in a word). On top of that, my habit of selecting text as I read it makes using the internet near impossible.
Help! I installed Ubuntu to have a better dev environment, but this is making me want to switch back or move to a mac (using rails).
It happens in both gnome 2 w unity and 3 (still on 2 though. took me about 5 minutes to decide to switch back). Should I try KDE?
xinput set-prop <ID> "Synaptics Jumpy Cursor Threshold" <VAL>
doesn't seem to be doing anything...