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Re: logitech mouse [was: Lost Trust]

On Mon, May 31, 2004 at 04:43:06PM -0700, Eric Wong wrote:
> Erik Steffl <steffl@bigfoot.com> wrote:
> >   if the driver is available somewhere it is probably fairly easy to 
> > make it work with debian kernel. sometime it's not that easy to get the 
> > HW working, e.g. when I got the SATA HD I had to spend time on lkml, 
> > apply patches (well, use ac kernel with manually applied libata5 
> > patches) etc. lot of fun. and now e.g. extra button on logitech mouse 
> > doesn't work (worked fine with 2.4.x but 2.6.x is too smart (more like 
> > smart-ass)).
> Which Logitech mouse?  I'm assuming it's PS/2 since USB mice work more
> or less the same (evdev is recommended for USB).  I co-wrote the 2.6
> Logitech PS/2++ driver and also maintain a Debian package[1] for the
> logitech_applet which controls USB functions.
> 1 - http://des.petta-tech.com/~eric/debian (a sponsor would be helpful)

You have found one :)
Anyway, I have the same problems with Logitech MouseMan Traveler
which is a USB mouse: the middle button is working but is not
detected as a wheel. I did not try the evdev protocol indeed.
I'll check that and the mouse ID ASAP.

Francesco P. Lovergine

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