ramsesoriginal ramsesoriginal at
Thu May 29 01:59:02 CEST 2008

Ok, as most of you probably did by now, you heared about the Windows 7
presentation. The most precise of you may have noticed: All of the
multitouch is also aviable on normal touchscreens (in fact it was
shown on a "normal" tablet notebook).
Sooooooo...... what does this meen for us? simple: it's possible to
mimc full multitouch with a normal touchscreen.

On Thu, May 29, 2008 at 12:47 AM, "Marco Trevisan (Treviño)"
<mail at> wrote:
> Joerg Reisenweber wrote:
>> FR-TS is a resistive-4wire-type, which per se isn't capable of multitouch.
>> I plan to investigate on some very hackerish tricks to get a little more of
>> info out of this design, but for now: NO not possible.
>> /jOERG
> I knew this, but it's neither possible to use the touchscreen particular
> gestures like many Synaptics touchpads: I mean tapping,
> double/triple-fingers tapping, two finger scrolling (mine, that is 5 years
> old does it!)...
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