[K12OSN] Lets start this all over

David Trask dtrask at vcs.u52.k12.me.us
Mon Oct 25 03:37:09 UTC 2004

"Support list for opensource software in schools." <k12osn at redhat.com> on
Sunday, October 24, 2004 at 11:18 PM +0000 wrote:
>I hadn't realized that I had left out some key data.
>I have three USB optical mice that I want to put on boxes and replace 
>the ball type mice that are getting so old even cleaning doesn't help.
>I have :
>Fedora core 1 K12LTSP 4.0.1
>Dumpster boxes with USB 1.0
>Some have Trident 9680 video cards
>Some have SIS900 video chips
>Others have a variety of ATI and other brand video cards.
>What do I need to do to either lts.conf or some place in Xfree86 to make 
>the mice work?
>Thanks in advance

My expereince with this....recently I bought a bunch of Basic M$ Optical
mice (USB).....$9 apiece.  They come with the PS2 adapter as well.  In
some machines the USB didn't seem to work...so I used the PS/2 adapter and
they work fine.  This isn't a fix, but may simply save you some time.  

David N. Trask
Technology Teacher/Coordinator
Vassalboro Community School
dtrask at vcs.u52.k12.me.us

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