[SOLVED] logitech usb mouse M305 not working (slackware14/64bit)
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logitech usb mouse M305 not working (slackware14/64bit)
i am using kernel 3.6.5.
since the new installation of this kernel i couldn't make this mouse (logitech wireless mouse m305) work.
the mouse is recognized, it is turned on. tried also another usb port.
dmesg | tail -20 output:
[ 1587.463831] usb 1-3: USB disconnect, device number 2
[ 1607.641425] usb 1-3: new full-speed USB device number 3 using xhci_hcd
[ 1607.654816] usb 1-3: New USB device found, idVendor=046d, idProduct=c52f
[ 1607.654823] usb 1-3: New USB device strin
Option "Protocol" "auto"
Option "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5 6 7"
gs: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
[ 1607.654827] usb 1-3: Product: USB Receiver
[ 1607.654829] usb 1-3: Manufacturer: Logitech
Nov 17 13:21:57 darkstar kernel: [ 1587.463831] usb 1-3: USB disconnect, device number 2
Nov 17 13:22:18 darkstar kernel: [ 1607.641425] usb 1-3: new full-speed USB device number 3 using xhci_hcd
Nov 17 13:22:18 darkstar kernel: [ 1607.654816] usb 1-3: New USB device found, idVendor=046d, idProduct=c52f
Nov 17 13:22:18 darkstar kernel: [ 1607.654823] usb 1-3: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
Nov 17 13:22:18 darkstar kernel: [ 1607.654827] usb 1-3: Product: USB Receiver
Nov 17 13:22:18 darkstar kernel: [ 1607.654829] usb 1-3: Manufacturer: Logitech
Nov 17 13:22:18 darkstar mtp-probe: checking bus 1, device 3: "/sys/devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:14.0/usb1/1-3"
Nov 17 13:22:18 darkstar mtp-probe: bus: 1, device: 3 was not an MTP device
Distribution: Slint64-14.2 on Lenovo Thinkpad W520
I would suspect a kernel's configuration issue.
To check, you could start Slackware with a 3.2.29 kernel and your mouse plugged in, and type "dmesg|sort > 3229.txt"
then do the same with the 3.6.5 kernel, the output file being 365.txt, and compare the files.
usb 3-3: Manufacturer: Logitech
usb 3-3: New USB device found, idVendor=046d, idProduct=c52f
usb 3-3: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
usb 3-3: Product: USB Receiver
usb 3-3: new full-speed USB device number 2 using xhci_hcd
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0bdb:1926 Ericsson Business Mobile Networks BV
Bus 001 Device 004: ID 8087:07da Intel Corp.
Bus 001 Device 005: ID 147e:1002 Upek
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
Bus 002 Device 003: ID 04f2:b2ea Chicony Electronics Co., Ltd
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 003 Device 002: ID 046d:c52f Logitech, Inc. Wireless Mouse M305
Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub
i booted from slackware cd and didn't run startx, just typed in to the shell after login.
i found something strange.
if i look up in lsmod is says that the device is using xhci_hcd. that's a module.
bash-4.2# dmesg | tail -6
[ 1745.382367] usb 1-3: USB disconnect, device number 3
[ 1750.520555] usb 1-2: new full-speed USB device number 4 using xhci_hcd
[ 1750.534249] usb 1-2: New USB device found, idVendor=046d, idProduct=c52f
[ 1750.534256] usb 1-2: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
[ 1750.534259] usb 1-2: Product: USB Receiver
[ 1750.534262] usb 1-2: Manufacturer: Logitech
but when i look in lsmod | grep hci i just get this output below:
Distribution: Slint64-14.2 on Lenovo Thinkpad W520
Originally Posted by 0zMe
from here we can see that these modules are not used right now.
Wrong. If a module shows in lsmod's output it is (or was recently) used, as it is loaded. The 0 at the end of the line only means that it is not a dependency of another loaded module. That's what "used by" means.
Why don't you send us output of "lsmod | sort" with your 3.2.29 kernel, as I already requested twice?
I am suspecting a misconfiguration or your 3.6.5 kernel, that's why I am asking that.
Out of curiosity, why do you need a 3.6.5 kernel? And how did you configure it? Please show us the config file for it.
Last edited by Didier Spaier; 11-24-2012 at 07:39 AM.
i tried it again. i booted from cd, typed in huge.s root=/dev/sda5 rdinit=ro to boot into my system.
i logged in and lsmod was empty again.
if I start X, i am not able to use my keyboard and mouse. before startx i checked if have internet connection. no eth0 device was found.
tried the same with an older cd (slack 13.37), but got the same results. it is very strange.
so I still couldn't get the output from lsmod with another kernel.