Re: configuring mouse in X11
On 6 Dec, K.email@example.com wrote:
> I am trying to install debian-linux on a thinkpad 701C.
> I do have problems in mouse-setup while using XF86Setup.
> I tried all possible PS/2-protocols, but none worked.
> During startup I get the messages: >>loading modules: PS/2
> auxiliary pointing device detected: driver installed.<<
> and >>starting mouse interface server: gpm<<
> The trackpoint-mouse has just 2 buttons, but there does not
> seem to be an option in XF86Setup for 2-button mouse.
> I tried "emulate 3 buttons", but none of the protocols worked.
> Has anyone proposals what to do ?
Well, I don't have a thinkpad but a Dell I7K and my XF86Config contains:
and it works pretty well - actually I think Protocol "PS2" works too
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