So I am starting this tread. I realize this is from my lack of use of my laptop’s on the go and my use of thinkpads. I have just gotten by with the hardware buttons and disabling the trackpad if it bugs me. I typically travel with at least a mouse and often a keyboard.
So how do you make the trackpad not suck? I was hoping to just run latest Ubuntu and Unity with Wayland or not. I switched to KDE and it was much better by default but was a little meh on KDE. I am sure I could get use to it but it just feels less polished. No fingerprint support out of the box etc. I am starting here:
but I am hoping not to be dependent on X.
gnome-tweaks seems to have mostly fixed what I cared about.