[lug] Tweakin Meeces

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Sun Mar 4 11:43:38 MST 2001

On Sun, Mar 04, 2001 at 11:08:54AM -0700, John Starkey wrote:
> Anyone know of a way, outside of speed and threshold, to tweak a mouse
> under X/gnome? This thing is jumping around a lot. If I move slowly it
> tracks fine but one quick move throws it across the screen. I've tried
> the threshold setting, but it's still not helping much.

This could be a resolution problem. You can set the resolution
of your pointing device with the 'Option  "Resolution"    "N" '
directive in the XF86Config file (don't know whether this is true
for older versions of X). "N" should be in 'counts per inch'.
You can find more about Pointer related settings at:



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