Re: ailing gpm - tp380ED
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Jeff Coppock wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 29, 2001 at 02:51:15AM +0200, Manfred Wassmann wrote:
> I've been using Gnome and gpm for months without issues. It works
> perfectly with every X application I use. I didn't use gpmconfig
> either, I set it up using XF86Setup and here's my mouse section in
> Section "Pointer"
> Protocol "Microsoft"
> Device "/dev/mouse"
> BaudRate 1200
> Emulate3Timeout 50
> Resolution 100
> Buttons 3
Looks like you have a serial mouse. I forgot that the problem is with PS/2
and other bus mice only. With such a mouse you still have to use the
repeater mode or kill gpm before starting X because the mouse device can
only be opened by one process at a time. That restriction does not exist
with serial mice.
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