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Re: KDE: mouse problems

On Mon, 2001-10-29 at 14:26, Michel Loos wrote:
> On Mon, 2001-10-29 at 12:26, Roland Wegmann wrote:
> > 
> > I have a curious mouse problem! When I start debian, the system recognizes 
> > my mouse (MS Wheel Mouse Optical USB) first. After kdm is launched, 
> > sometimes my mouse is inactive sometimes it works.
> > In the former case I have to reboot the system (sometimes several times), 
> > but then the mouse works under KDE 2.1.1, too. Under X-Window the mouse was 
> > active in any case.
> > 
> Probably a problem with gpm: just desactivate gpm 
> /etc/init.d/gpm stop
> and remove it from your startup since it seems you don t use the
> console.
> /usr/bin/update-rc.d -f gpm remove

If you don't want to use gpm, just apt-get remove it. However, it really
shouldn't hurt so long as you use /dev/input/mice for the mouse.

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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