Re: IBM Thinkpad 770 - Mouse "goes crazy" in X
From: Iohan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: IBM Thinkpad 770 - Mouse "goes crazy" in X
Date: Tue, 07 Nov 2000 22:17:24 -0500
> My X 3.3.6 runs fine, but the mouse just jumps around uncontrollably. I've
> tried just the built-in trackpoint, and I've tried plugging in a regular MS
> Intellimouse in the PS/2 port. Same problem.
> I've tried modifying the XF86Config with different protocols - "PS/2",
> "Microsoft", and "Intellimouse".
> I've tried modifying the device in XF86Config - "/dev/psaux", "/dev/mouse",
> I've tried with and without "Emulate3Buttons"
> The mouse works fine in text mode. But when I start X, it is uncontrollable.
if you are running gpm, have you tried disabling it before starting X?