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Old 01-22-2004, 09:07 PM   #1
4ohfour
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Mice; a scroll wheel and me


I have my mouse set up, it works and everything, but the scroll wheel refuses to scroll things.

What up with that?

I am running slackware 9.1 (2.4.22) the mouse is a 2 button + wheel optical logitech.

thanks in advance
 
Old 01-22-2004, 09:18 PM   #2
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You need to open your /etc/X11XF86Config file, and in the section describing the mouse, add the line

Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"

then restart X, and voila!
 
  


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