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Old 01-19-2004, 01:57 PM   #1
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Mouse don't work


My mouse don't work in console and when I load up X it won't work there either, I've tryed most options in xf86config.

I've tryed 2 other mice and they won't work either in linux.

they work fine in win.
 
Old 01-19-2004, 02:08 PM   #2
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I think you need gpm running for console mouse support:
Quote:
GPM adds mouse support to text-based Linux applications such the Midnight Commander. Is also allows mouse-based console cut-and-paste operations, and includes support for pop-up menus on the console.
If your mouse won't work at all, anywhere, try running setup and select mouse configuration.
 
Old 01-20-2004, 05:05 AM   #3
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I have gpm installed.
 
Old 01-20-2004, 05:09 AM   #4
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What kind of mouse is it and can u post the mouse configuration part in your XF86Config?
 
Old 01-20-2004, 02:30 PM   #5
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Does it say something like 'starting console mouse services' when starting up. Is it a bit odd that X works at all - if no mouse?? God knows.
 
Old 01-20-2004, 02:42 PM   #6
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just plug in and out then reboot your pc
 
Old 01-20-2004, 03:05 PM   #7
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Do you have kudzu running?
Code:
chkconfig --list | grep kudzu
should return something like:
Code:
kudzu           0:off   1:off   2:off   3:on    4:on    5:on    6:off
kudzu wil detect new hardware and try to install/config it for you.
 
  


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