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Old 11-18-2004, 06:24 AM   #1
lilyerr
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NO find USB mouse Under kernel 2.6.9


Under kernel 2.6.9 , my IBM T23 Notebook can not find trackpoint mouse and USB mouse ,how to solve it ?
 
Old 11-18-2004, 09:23 AM   #2
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- do you have a stock kernel or a custom build (one that you perhaps have compiled on yourself)?
- does /proc or lspci show any info?
- does dmesg give you any hints if the mouse is recognized at all?

it might be that the mouse is recognized, but you need to tweak this thing a bit to get it working under X for example...
 
Old 11-20-2004, 01:59 AM   #3
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yeah, i use gpm -m /dev/input/mice -t ps2 done it .

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