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Old 10-01-2003, 04:34 PM   #1
hohner71
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mouse issues


I have just installed Red Hat 7.3
During installation my mouse worked perfectly before and after choosing the correct mouse type.
However, when I boot to the GUI my mouse is inoperable.
I have to navigate with the keyboard.
How can I fix this?
 
Old 10-01-2003, 08:31 PM   #2
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"How can I fix this?"

You have the wrong mouse type set in /etc/X11/XF86Config. You can edit /etc/X11/XF86Config with a text editor and change the mouse type.

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Old 10-02-2003, 12:23 AM   #3
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I chose the exact model from the list of mouse during installation but I think the problem might be that I have picked a usb instead of serial.
Do you know how to change this?

Last edited by hohner71; 10-02-2003 at 12:52 AM.
 
Old 10-02-2003, 02:07 AM   #4
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just become root
print "setup" on command line
and change the mouse configuration
 
  


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