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Old 11-05-2004, 05:34 PM   #1
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simple do i activate my mouse wheel? lol

ahha, i never really realized how much i depend on my mouse wheel to do stuff, lol If u need the info for some reason, i have a logitech iFeel Mousman (usb) i could probably get it workin on kde, i have before, but i dun have kde now, i have me? lol
Old 11-05-2004, 06:16 PM   #2
Bruce Hill
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In your /etc/X11/xorg.conf file you need
# **********************************************************************
# Core Pointer's InputDevice section
# **********************************************************************
#    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"    "IMPS/2"  <- this is needed 
    Option "ZAxisMapping"  "4 5"  <- this is needed 
It might be a different file on Debian. Try /etc/X11/XF86Config
or something like that.

EDIT: Hey, I remember you! Change your LQ UserCP to say Slackware rather than Debian!

Last edited by Bruce Hill; 11-05-2004 at 06:18 PM.


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