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Old 01-29-2003, 09:44 PM   #1
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wheel of mouse not working under knoppix 3.1(installed on harddrive)

i have read several of the previous posting for this common ailment.

i have :
Section "InputDevice"
Identifier "PS/2 Mouse"
Driver "mouse"
Option "Protocol" "IMPS/2"
Option "Device" "/dev/psaux"
Option "Emulate3Buttons" "true"
Option "Emulate3Timeout" "70"
Option "SendCoreEvents" "true"

and also tried imwheel.
imwheel resulted :
root@box:/home/knoppix/Downloads/imwheel-1.0.0pre3# ./imwheel
INFO: imwheel started (pid=8208)
root@box:/home/knoppix/Downloads/imwheel-1.0.0pre3# /root/.imwheelrc: No such file or directory

still no functioning wheel on mouse and no functioning config prog.

please help.
Old 01-29-2003, 10:07 PM   #2
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In that section you have from above, add:
Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"

Old 01-30-2003, 10:37 AM   #3
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