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Old 09-12-2002, 03:54 AM   #1
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ps2 mouse not detected on install or post install with mandrake 8.2

i have a compaq ps2 mouse (which works fine in mandrake 8.0). when i upgrade or do a clean install the graphical install does not detect my mouse. when trying to configure it, the mouse gets "pinged" all the way over to the uper right hand corner of the screen and is useles. i have not yet tried the text install as i like the reiserfs. in the post install hard drake doesnt even see the ps2 port.
Old 09-12-2002, 09:31 AM   #2
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try setting it up as a generic 2 or 3 button mouse


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