Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Questions about hardware,drivers and peripherals
Forum rules
Before you post please read how to get help
Post Reply
movstox
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 5
Joined: Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:10 am

Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by movstox » Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:13 am

hi all,

trying to get Wacom One working.
It shows via `lsusb` as `Bus 002 Device 007: ID 056a:037b Wacom Co., Ltd`, but doesn't work yet in GIMP or appear in 'Graphic Tablets'.

anyone can help? many thanks!

deepakdeshp
Level 15
Level 15
Posts: 5621
Joined: Sun Aug 09, 2015 10:00 am

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by deepakdeshp » Sat Dec 16, 2017 2:47 pm

Please install kernel Ubuntu updater. With its help install latest version of kernel 4.10. Reboot and test
If I have helped you solve a problem, please add [SOLVED] to your first post title, it helps other users looking for help, and keeps the forum clean.
Regards,
Deepak

I am using Mint 19.2 Cinnamon 64 bit with AMD A8/7410 processor . Memory 8GB

pdc_2
Level 8
Level 8
Posts: 2415
Joined: Mon May 11, 2009 1:21 am

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by pdc_2 » Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:05 pm

if you use the Mate desktop, it does not have a config icon for tablets; Cinnamon does; so best to use Cinnamon?

a forum member; ArtGirl; uses tablets for graphics and hopefully she can read the thread and advise;

do clips like this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMM0n_fuqlA offer any help?
___________
in this link, Alice gives very good guidance https://medium.com/@ahris/setting-up-wa ... 277e4a595d

______________________
when I google on "CTL-762" I just seem to get hits for "CTL-761" .......... a 762 seems a very reclusive and shy variant ..
__________

the ever-hardworking Mint development team were hoping to spend more time "tweaking" graphic tablet support for Mint; we hope it all works out for them

movstox
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 5
Joined: Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:10 am

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by movstox » Mon Dec 18, 2017 6:46 am

Running the latest kernel available for Mint - 4.13.0-19-generic.
Installed xserver-xorg-input-wacom, libwacom2, and libwacom-common.
Still no luck (see screenshot). I believe it should at least work like a mouse.
Attachments
Selection_671.png

pdc_2
Level 8
Level 8
Posts: 2415
Joined: Mon May 11, 2009 1:21 am

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by pdc_2 » Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:43 pm

so you are running Cinnamon to get that screenshot? ....... I am assuming it came from the config icon for tablets in Cinnamon ..

when you say
Installed xserver-xorg-input-wacom, libwacom2, and libwacom-common.
I just wondered what the version numbers are; as we have them already in Mint .. seems to me they are part of a Mint install but happy to be corrected

User avatar
thx-1138
Level 7
Level 7
Posts: 1839
Joined: Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:15 pm
Location: Athens, Greece

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by thx-1138 » Mon Dec 18, 2017 1:12 pm

...are you sure it's CTL-762, and not CTL-672?

I'm asking because i can't find anything for 'CTL-762' in Wacom's site, however, for 'CTL-672' support appears to have been added recently...

movstox
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 5
Joined: Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:10 am

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by movstox » Tue Dec 19, 2017 8:34 pm

Yea, sorry. It is CTL-672. How do I apply that patch? Hm.

User avatar
thx-1138
Level 7
Level 7
Posts: 1839
Joined: Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:15 pm
Location: Athens, Greece

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by thx-1138 » Tue Dec 19, 2017 10:14 pm

Yea, sorry. It is CTL-672. How do I apply that patch? Hm.
I'm afraid my knowledge doesn't extend that far, however there exists a discussion about it on the Linux Wacom Tablet's mailing lists that you could ask about...

movstox
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 5
Joined: Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:10 am

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by movstox » Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:39 am

Was able to get it working by downloading & compiling the latest driver from http://linuxwacom.sourceforge.net/wiki/ ... nput-wacom after adding following lines to respective sections in wacom_wac.c:

Code: Select all

static const struct wacom_features wacom_features_0x37A =
	{ "One by Wacom S", 15200, 9500, 2047, 63,
	  BAMBOO_PEN, WACOM_INTUOS_RES, WACOM_INTUOS_RES };
static const struct wacom_features wacom_features_0x37B =
	{ "One by Wacom M", 21600, 13530, 2047, 63,
	  BAMBOO_PEN, WACOM_INTUOS_RES, WACOM_INTUOS_RES };

Code: Select all

	{ USB_DEVICE_WACOM(0x37A) },
	{ USB_DEVICE_WACOM(0x37B) },
Last edited by movstox on Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:15 pm, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
Pepi
Level 5
Level 5
Posts: 882
Joined: Wed Nov 18, 2009 7:47 pm

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by Pepi » Thu Jan 04, 2018 9:12 am

Your link needs fixed ... thanks

movstox
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 5
Joined: Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:10 am

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by movstox » Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:16 pm

Pepi wrote:Your link needs fixed ... thanks
Fixed!

User avatar
Pepi
Level 5
Level 5
Posts: 882
Joined: Wed Nov 18, 2009 7:47 pm

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by Pepi » Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:30 pm

movstox wrote:
Pepi wrote:Your link needs fixed ... thanks
Fixed!
:wink:

User avatar
thx-1138
Level 7
Level 7
Posts: 1839
Joined: Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:15 pm
Location: Athens, Greece

Re: Wacom One (CTL-762) on Linux Mint 18.3

Post by thx-1138 » Thu Feb 01, 2018 2:33 pm

movstox wrote:Was able to get it working by downloading & compiling the latest driver from http://linuxwacom.sourceforge.net/wiki/ ... nput-wacom after adding following lines to respective sections in wacom_wac.c
..................................................
Just stumbled by coincidence upon this, and i remembered this thread and the tablet in question...
Ie. on 4.16, no need for the re-compiling / patching hassle anymore...

Post Reply

Return to “Hardware Support”