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I am using the Auditor Live CD (Knoppix based) and I am having trouble with my mice.
I can't get my USB mouse to work and I have no idea where to start.
In the boot process, I notice that a Generic mouse drive is given to my touchpad. After everything boots, my touchpad is very hard to use. When I move to the right, it moves upwards in a diagonal direction is well. The same is for the left. When I click, it goes up and rightward. This makes manuevering very difficult and frusterating. I helped the situation by adjusting the pixel threshold, but its still a hassle.
My guess is that my live CD just doesnt have a good driver. My laptop is a Sager 3880. (I know.. off brand) So thats probably why.
I also must note that I am a TOTAL newb when it comes to linux. Here is an analogy for you: Me is to Linux as my Grandma is to Windows. So please keep your answers simple as possible.
Oh and if you are gonna yell at me for not searching, well I tried my best. You try searching the internet with wacked mouse driver.