LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 11-02-2004, 10:13 AM   #1
linuxguardian
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Nov 2004
Posts: 7

Rep: Reputation: 0
cant get mandrake 8.2 to initialize a usb mouse neither a ps/2-- linux first time use


cant get mandrake 8.2 to initialize a usb mouse neither a ps/2-- linux first time use

this is my first time linux installation , i got cd 1 and 2 for mandrake linux 8.2 from a friend, and installed them. But i cant get neither of my mouse to work.

I have checked on the kind of control panel and the usb mouse is in there in the usb uhci hop 1 -- with the correct brand and model of the mouse

and it also detect my ps/2 mouse, but neither of them move the pointer once linux starts.

On the installation they were working ok,... ichecked a post that said to add this command to the modules.conf file and i did
alias mouse usbmouse

but nothing happened, i think this might be interesting because i have a usb keyboard too and it does work perfect.

And i am getting an error when the system boots, the first thing it says after entering the boot sequenece it says something like ....

initializing usb device (or module( i cant remember that sharply)) ( usb- ohci).....failed


im sorry but i think thats all the info i can give you at this time, if you need any another info, ill be happy to get it for you, just tell me how to get it
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
USB mouse/system time hegedus Linux - Hardware 3 06-07-2005 09:32 AM
cant get mandrake 8.2 to initialize a usb mouse neither a ps/2-- linux first time use linuxguardian Linux - Hardware 0 11-02-2004 09:10 AM
help! Want to use USB mouse & Touchpad on laptops at same time Zugwalt Linux - Hardware 8 10-31-2004 06:04 PM
Cannot change USB mouse back to PS/2 mouse under Mandrake 10 RedUcer Linux - Hardware 11 10-27-2004 02:40 AM
Can't enable touch-pad and usb-mouse at the same time... Beavis_73 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 2 03-01-2004 07:40 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:06 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration