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Re: gpm, USB mouse, Linux 2.4.4

On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 04:24:38PM +0200, T.Pospisek's MailLists wrote:
> On Wed, 23 May 2001, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> > On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 12:29:11PM +0200, T.Pospisek's MailLists wrote:
> > > Which is demonstrably *not* true - this approach does **not** work with my
> > > logitech wheelmouse.
> >
> > Nor mine. I couldn't get the mouse working with both gpm and X at
> > the same time, so I gave up on gpm. I rarely use the text consoles
> > anyway these days.
> Just don't use the repeater mode at all. Then gpm will detect when you
> switch into/from X and go to sleep/wake up and release/fetch the mouse
> device:

Tried that. The mouse doesn't work when I switch back to X, then.
(From memory, anyway. Something definately didn't work.)

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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