[lug] Pointer goes nuts
dajo at frii.com
Thu Aug 2 09:29:01 MDT 2001
>> > David wrote:
>> > >
>> > > My next guess is then either the connector isn't in solidly, or IMPS/2
>> > > is not compatible with the mouse. Does it jump around as just PS/2 (or
>> > > the MouseManPlusPS/2 I see commented out)?
>> > > No jumping around at all, nice and smooth. The mouse is a Logitech, I
>> > > bought it a week ago.
>> > >
>> > > dajo
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>> > So then I gather that X11 works. FYI, I have tried my logitech wheel
>> > only as PS/2 or IMPS/2. Both work fine. But with IMPS/2, I was never
>> > able to configure the wheel to actually work right in Netscape/Gnome, it
>> > was acting like a button click each scroll tick.
>> I don't think the mouse is the problem. I am running a Logitech optical
>> mouse here in USB mode on my desktop and the wheel works just fine. On
>> my laptop the same mouse works just fine through a PS2 interface. FYI -
>> I am using a happy hacking keyboard here with the mouse connected to a
>> little USB HUB in the keyboard. Very sweet!
>> If you adjust the path to your XF86Config to where it is on your RedHat
>> system then this link may help:
>> More info can be found at:
>> Good Luck,
I have wiggled the connector - it seems to be ok. I have re-booted
this morning. xev shows buttons 1, 2, and 3, but no 4 nor 5. Any
# Protocol "MouseManPlusPS/2"
ZAxisMapping 4 5
# When using XQUEUE, comment out the above two lines, and uncomment
# the following line.
# Protocol "Xqueue"
# Baudrate and SampleRate are only for some Logitech mice
# BaudRate 9600
# SampleRate 150
# Emulate3Buttons is an option for 2-button Microsoft mice
# Emulate3Timeout is the timeout in milliseconds (default is 50ms)
# Emulate3Timeout 50
# ChordMiddle is an option for some 3-button Logitech mice
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