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Re: Crazy mouse drives me crazy (was: Re: erraticly jumping mousepointer, menu's, windows)



On Fri, 2003-01-10 at 08:28, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> Anthony Joseph Seward (anthony seward ieee org) said: 
> > > Only I don't have a usb mouse.
> > > 
> > <snip>
> > 
> > You probably have a USB interface on your motherboard and you do have a
> > USB mouse configured in /etc/X11/XF86Config.  The problems that I had
> > were present only when my USB mouse was not plugged in, so we were
> > having problems in the same configuration.
> > 
> > It is the hotplug stuff that is messed up in the current RH RPMs. 
> > Hotplug does a lot of things behind the scenes.
> 
> I *doubt* it's the USB hotplug issue, but ICBW. My guess is
> that the gpm configuration to listen to both mice is confusing
> the mouse mode.
> 
> Bill

Why would gpm affect the mouse in X too?  Does it poll the devices?

Tony
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Anthony Joseph Seward <anthony seward ieee org>





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