syndaemon - a program that monitors keyboard activity and disables the
touchpad when the keyboard is being used.
syndaemon [-i idle-time] [-d]
Disabling the touchpad while typing avoids unwanted movements of the
pointer that could lead to giving focus to the wrong window. This pro-
gram needs SHMConfig "on" in your XFree86 Synaptics Touchpad configura-
How many seconds to wait after the last key press before
enabling the touchpad. (default is 2s).
-d Start as a daemon, ie in the background.
-t Only disable tapping, not mouse movements, in response to key-
Specifies the X server to contact.
It doesn’t make much sense to connect to a remote X server, because the
daemon will then monitor the remote server for keyboard activity, but
will disable the touchpad on the local machine.
Peter Osterlund <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
This man page was written by Mattia Dongili <email@example.com>
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