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Old 08-29-2003, 06:25 PM   #1
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Unhappy Two problems using Logitech optical mouse


I am having problems using my Logitech ps/2 optical mouse in slackware... it definitely DOES NOT move as smoothly as it does on my Windows installation ( on the same machine ), and the wheel doesn't work on any of my applications... Can anyone dispense some helpful hints?! :-)


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Old 08-29-2003, 06:46 PM   #2
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THe problem with the mouse wheel not working has been brought up here many times. Do a search on mouse wheel and you should find the answer.
Old 08-29-2003, 08:10 PM   #3
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I'm using a Logitech USB optical mouse with a PS/2 adapter, and it wroks great. You just need to change your settings so that it is detected correctly, and get the scroll button to work.
Old 08-31-2003, 01:34 AM   #4
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the protocol for Logitech Optical mouse (USB/with USB-PS2 converter) should be IMPS/2. You can tweak the resolution when you are in Xwindow. As for in console (gpm) It is the best you can can get.


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