Bug ID: 389870
           Summary: Mouse KCM > Advanced: Add "Pointer deceleration"
           Product: systemsettings
           Version: 5.11.5
          Platform: Other
                OS: Linux
            Status: UNCONFIRMED
          Severity: wishlist
          Priority: NOR
         Component: kcm_mouse
  Target Milestone: ---

For some users it would be helpful to easily set a "Deceleration" value for the

In former times, I could accomplish this by using a startup script like this:

1. Find out pointer device id: $ xinput list (e.g. "13")
2. List properties for device: $ xinput list-props 13
3. Set the device deceleration: $ xinput --set-prop 13 'Device Accel Constant
Deceleration' 2

Roughly since 2017, this method does not work anymore, see e.g.

There is another method by creating a suitable file here /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d
(see which I did not

WISH: It would be nice to have a setting "Pointer deceleration" alongside the
"Pointer acceleration" setting in the Mouse KCM "Advanced" Tab.

Three years ago, I tried to create a patch for this, but I did not succeed, see

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