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Old 04-22-2004, 02:47 AM   #1
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Talking MouseMan & Scroll


I am unable to use the scroll on my Logitech Optical MouseMan PS2 in Xwindows. I am currently using Slack 9.1 and have set my XF86Config to properly reflect...

Option "Protocol" "MouseManPlusPS/2"

... while also making sure to comment out the "auto" detect strings above this. I restarted X and am still having problems getting the scroll to work. Any ideas?
 
Old 04-22-2004, 05:48 AM   #2
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In XF86Config in the mouse-section add the following line:

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Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
 
Old 04-24-2004, 12:19 AM   #3
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This works great. What does this option mean though? X and Y for mouse vertical/horizontal movement and Z for vertical scroll?
 
  


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