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Old 01-03-2005, 12:12 PM   #1
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scrolling the mouse


I have five button a4tech optical mouse, but only two buttons work so the scrolling also does not work, can any body help me how to enable my scrolling?
here is my xorg.conf file
and one more thing why we have xorg.conf file where the xf86config file has gone?
I am using slackware 10.0

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Section "InputDevice"

# Identifier and driver

Identifier "Mouse1"
Driver "mouse"

# On platforms where PnP mouse detection is supported the following
# protocol setting can be used when using a newer PnP mouse:

# Option "Protocol" "Auto"

# The available mouse protocols types that you can set below are:
# Auto BusMouse GlidePoint GlidePointPS/2 IntelliMouse IMPS/2
# Logitech Microsoft MMHitTab MMSeries Mouseman MouseManPlusPS/2
# MouseSystems NetMousePS/2 NetScrollPS/2 OSMouse PS/2 SysMouse
# ThinkingMouse ThinkingMousePS/2 Xqueue
Option "Protocol" "PS/2"

# The mouse device. The device is normally set to /dev/mouse,
# which is usually a symbolic link to the real device.

Option "Device" "/dev/mouse"
# Option "Device" "/dev/psaux"
# Option "Device" "/dev/ttyS0"
# Option "Device" "/dev/ttyS1"

# When using XQUEUE, comment out the above two lines, and uncomment
# the following line.

# Option "Protocol" "Xqueue"

# Baudrate and SampleRate are only for some Logitech mice. In
# almost every case these lines should be omitted.

# Option "BaudRate" "9600"
# Option "SampleRate" "150"

# Emulate3Buttons is an option for 2-button Microsoft mice
# Emulate3Timeout is the timeout in milliseconds (default is 50ms)


Option "Emulate3Buttons" "true"
# Option "Emulate3Timeout" "50"

#My Lines
# Option "Protocol" "IMPS/2"
Option "Buttons" "5"
Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"


# ChordMiddle is an option for some 3-button Logitech mice

# Option "ChordMiddle"

EndSection

# Some examples of extended input devices

# Section "InputDevice"
# Identifier "spaceball"
# Driver "magellan"
# Option "Device" "/dev/cua0"
# EndSection
#
# Section "InputDevice"
# Identifier "spaceball2"
# Driver "spaceorb"
# Option "Device" "/dev/cua0"
# EndSection
#
# Section "InputDevice"
# Identifier "touchscreen0"
# Driver "microtouch"
# Option "Device" "/dev/ttyS0"
# Option "MinX" "1412"
# Option "MaxX" "15184"
# Option "MinY" "15372"
# Option "MaxY" "1230"
# Option "ScreenNumber" "0"
# Option "ReportingMode" "Scaled"
# Option "ButtonNumber" "1"
# Option "SendCoreEvents"
# EndSection
#
# Section "InputDevice"
# Identifier "touchscreen1"
# Driver "elo2300"
# Option "Device" "/dev/ttyS0"
# Option "MinX" "231"
# Option "MaxX" "3868"
# Option "MinY" "3858"
# Option "MaxY" "272"
# Option "ScreenNumber" "0"
# Option "ReportingMode" "Scaled"
# Option "ButtonThreshold" "17"
# Option "ButtonNumber" "1"
# Option "SendCoreEvents"
# EndSection
 
Old 01-03-2005, 12:14 PM   #2
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changing the mouse type to IMPS/2 should normally do it. you've already got the zaxismapping stuff uncommented.
 
Old 01-03-2005, 12:16 PM   #3
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I have already tried that thing but that does'nt work
Please Help!
 
Old 01-03-2005, 12:18 PM   #4
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if you tried that already, why didn't you say so? did you try ExplorerPS/2 aswell?
 
Old 01-03-2005, 12:23 PM   #5
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yes i got it working now.
but how can I slow down the scroll speed?
 
Old 01-03-2005, 12:24 PM   #6
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and one more thing
I got vertical scrolling but my horizontal scrolling still not working
 
Old 01-03-2005, 12:42 PM   #7
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Try changing the Buttons to 7 and add a YAxis line similar to ZAxis.

Don't have that type of mouse myself but give it a shot. I'm just
stabbing at this.

(Edit: I also noticed that your BAUD and SAMPLE Rates are commented
out, try uncommenting those two lines and it should slow down. If you
google your mouse or look it up on the support website, if known, then
you can put the actual numbers there for that particular mouse.)

Last edited by Linuxrat; 01-03-2005 at 12:47 PM.
 
  


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