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Re: Just some unimportant stuff

More funny things happened today...

On Tue, 2003-04-08 at 11:46, Edward G. Speyer wrote:

> > I just had funny thing happening when my trackpad become dead for an
> > hour or so, rebooting to OSX and back few times and removing battery
> > didn't sort it out too.
> I presume the mouse was working fine in Mac OS X?

No it didn't, I've been rebooting it into different kernels as well.
After some time trackpad came back. I did some work put ibook to sleep
and today opened it up and same thing happened! Trackpad dead again.
Makes me think that it perhaps developed some fault. 

> > (btw, external usb mouse worked ok) Magically after some time it came
> > back! Anyone seen that?
> I've had problems[0][1] with my trackpad in Linux that could be related to
> overheating, but which didn't show up in OS X, suggesting that something
> fishy was going on that maybe OS X wasn't susceptible to, but that Linux
> 2.4.20 was.
> That has just given me an idea:  next time the problem occurs, you (and I)
> could try rebooting with a different Linux kernel -- maybe the 2.4.18
> debian one?
> Anyway -- you may have a completely different problem to me, so I won't
> elaborate too much :)
> Ed
> [0] http://lists.debian.org/debian-powerpc/2003/debian-powerpc-200301/msg00681.html
> [1] http://lists.debian.org/debian-powerpc/2003/debian-powerpc-200303/msg00009.html

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