Re: Synaptics touchpad not found with plugged-in USB mouse
On Mon, Oct 11, 2004 at 01:54:47PM +0200, Tobias Kraus wrote:
> unfortunately this is _not_ a typo :-(
> Correct me if I'm wrong, but I _think_ the touchpad is is deactivated
> if at a certain point of the POST the mouse is found by the BIOS.
> After that the BIOS does not change the state of the tp any more.
> Actually, the problem exists if I plug the mouse in _after_ the kernel
> is loaded by grub and decompressed.
take a look at this thread and follow the links to the lkml for a full