Re: usb mouse not recognised in kernel 2.4.22
On Mon, Sep 08, 2003 at 10:32:05PM +1000, Ben wrote:
> Mattia Dongili wrote:
> >On Sun, Sep 07, 2003 at 11:39:23PM +1000, Ben wrote:
> >using X, gpm from console or what else?
> using x, kde3/gnome..
> >>if I boot back to bf24 kernel it works!
> >>kernel 2.4.22 modules are the same (ie usbcore hid usbmouse usb-uhci) as
> >You probably need to restart the application that needs to *see* the
> >newly plugged mouse.
> >A cleaner solution is to always load usbmouse (use modconf or add
> >usbmouse to /etc/moudules)
> >Or you compile usbmouse static into the kernel
> modules are loaded (checked in modconf.)
> have restarted x several times, no change..
have you added the Input Device Section to your XF86Config-4 ?
> cat /dev/input/mice results in nothing, ie no weird characters being
> printed to screen - which should happen, but also no device not present
this is bad :)
as another message pointed out the corret module to load is mousedev,
you only need
<M> USB Human Interface Device (full HID) support
[*] HID input layer support
under *USB support*
<M> Input core support
<M> Mouse support
under *Input core support*
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