Linux Today – Linux 5.7 Adding Infrastructure To See Better Out-Of-The-Box Touchscreen Support
Mar 23, 2020, 10:00 (zero Talkback[s])
(Other tales by Michael Larabel)
In the case of some touchscreens the shortage of understanding-of-the-field assist is not for missing a Linux driver however slightly not having the required firmware in place that is wanted by the driving force. Unfortunately some touchscreen distributors have not signed off on permitting their firmware binaries to be redistributed as a part of linux-firmware.git, the centralized supply for Linux gadget microcode/firmware information.