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Old 04-29-2004, 12:03 AM   #1
Wraith Lunati
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Question Logitech Trackman Marble+ PS/2 trouble Slackware 9.1


Hello people...nice to meet you all...yes I am new to linux...somehow managed to get KDE 3.1 running/configured nicely having transparency issues...or to be more specific no trasparency working at all...but that's not the point...point is...my scroll wheel isn't working...it'll click and do it's center button features...but no scroll...I have the feeling it's probably something I will laugh at myself later for but could someone help? thanks in advance
 
Old 04-29-2004, 07:58 AM   #2
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15 views and still no one can help?...please people I need some help
 
Old 06-27-2007, 06:03 PM   #3
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Use "EmulateWheel" option

This is what I have in /etc/X11/xorg.conf

Driver "mouse"
Option "Protocol" "MouseManPlusPS/2"
Option "Device" "/dev/mouse"
Option "Buttons" "4"
Option "ButtonMapping" "1 2 3 8"
Option "YAxisMapping" "4 5"
Option "EmulateWheel" "true"
Option "EmulateWheelButton" "8"

Holding down the small red button turns the trackball into a scrolling wheel. It works a lot better in slackware than it ever did in windows.

There are some interesting ideas at:
http://gentoo-wiki.com/Talk:HOWTO_Advanced_Mouse

Also, a lot of documentation is on your own computer, for example at

/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/doc/html/mouse.4.html
 
  


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