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Old 11-16-2012, 10:23 AM   #1
Laertiades
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mouse movement is delayed when using gui


Yesterday I installed Slackware 14.0 on a new system with windows. The mouse works fine when I boot to the command line but when I startx it stops functioning properly: there is a delay of a couple seconds between moving the mouse and having the pointer on the screen move. Also the pointer movement is choppy. Happens in any window manager. I am not sure what relevant information I can provide. The mouse is wireless usb. I believe I successfully created an initrd so that I am using a generic kernel. I created an xorg.conf file using xorgsetup. I couldn't find an /etc/rc.conf file. Device settings in window managers don't provide noticable improvements. This should be enough info to let you know how lost I am. If you could help I would really appreciated it.

Last edited by Laertiades; 11-16-2012 at 01:13 PM. Reason: add info
 
Old 11-17-2012, 03:32 AM   #2
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vim /etc/X11/xorg.conf
Section "Device"
Option "HWcursor" "Off" -----> Add this line in the Section Device
:x

logout the session and login again to check the mouse working status



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Old 11-17-2012, 09:30 AM   #3
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thanks, but didn't work

Thank you, rajkumar, but the alteration had no effect.
 
  


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