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Distribution: mepis, ubuntu server ed. Debian. Redhat. Fedora, centos, LFS
Xorg server updated,, mouse gone
I did update mij x.org server and have no usb mouse anymore
no mouse at all.
eaven tryed a ps2 mouse becouse mouse input is pointing to
how to change mouse settings in bleuwhite64 / slackware
becouse no mouse.
i tried pkgtool set usb mouse,
but it still sets mouse to imps2
nvidia xconfig to usb scrollmouse.
pkgtool sets mouse to
gpm: /usr/bin/gpm -m
/dev/mouse -t imps2 (USB?)
or /dev/mouse -t ps2
tried a ps2 mouse but nothing,
My well of suggestions is close to drying up. You might try restarting gpm to see if the mouse will come up in console. That would at least isolate the problem to X or not.
For X you might try protocol "auto" in addition to the other ones you've tried. And finally if you're on slackware-current you might take a look at '/etc/modprobe.d/psmouse'. This is where you put the boot protocol options for psmouse.
There are so many possibilities it's not funny. First of all, you need to learn to use links or lynx so you can post your xorg.conf (or, alternatively, learn some keyboard shortcuts so you can do it through X). It's incredibly difficult to "guess" the problem when it could be a really bad xorg.conf. Second, you built this Xorg yourself. Xorg is a huge set of programs, and it's entirely possible that you messed something up. Out of curiosity, WHY did you need to update Xorg so badly? If you really wanted a newer X than provided in 12.0, you could always try -current.
I realize my tone is not so nice, but after reading...