LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
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 10-28-2002, 10:41 AM   #1
ncolombe
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2002
Posts: 4

Rep: Reputation: 0
Angry Mandrake 9 and MS Wireless Intelimouse


I just finished installign mandrake 9 and my mouse will not go side to side only up and down. I have made the change to modules file adding 'hid' (just like all the other versions before) but this time it did not work. Does anyone have any opinions of fixes for this problem.

Nicolas
renwick@cfl.rr.com
 
Old 10-28-2002, 10:49 AM   #2
txGeek
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2002
Location: Houston, TX
Distribution: Debian, Redhat
Posts: 39

Rep: Reputation: 15
There may be another solution to this problem but this is the only one that works for me. Drop out of X by hitting CTRL-ALT-F1, login, SU to root, use nano, pico, etc. to edit the /etc/X11/XFConfig-4 file. Find the Mouse input device section and make the following changes:

Section "InputDevice"
Identifier "Mouse0"
Driver "mouse"
Option "Protocol" "IMPS/2"
Option "Device" "/dev/psaux"
Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
Option "Emulate3Buttons" "no"
EndSection

The "Identifier" field may be different, if so don't change it. The main change that needs to be made is the "Emulate3Buttons" field.
 
  


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
need wireless internet help mandrake 10 dell inspiron 510m intel wireless 2100 3A nickleus Mandriva 3 11-09-2004 09:52 PM
Wireless on Mandrake 10? possible? zombie killa Linux - Newbie 1 08-03-2004 04:08 AM
Wireless with Mandrake... HIGHWOOD Linux - Wireless Networking 11 10-08-2003 06:30 PM
Installing Intelimouse On Sclackware CoDaXe Linux - Newbie 2 06-01-2002 04:12 PM
Wireless in Mandrake 8.2 bax Linux - Wireless Networking 3 03-24-2002 06:24 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:52 AM.

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