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Re: Wakeup on mouse movement

On Wed, 2007-01-10 at 11:02 +0100, Matthias Grimm wrote:
> Hi,
> I just upgraded to the debian kernel 2.6.18-3 (I used a self-configured
> kernel before) and found an odd behaviour:
> When the machines was suspended to RAM it woke up again after I
> moved the mouse. In the past The machine woke only up after triggering
> a key on the keyboard but never on mouse movement.
> Is this a feature or a bug? How could I disable this "feature" in case
> it is one?
> I used the 2.6.18 kernel before with my own configuration and it never
> woke up on mouse movement. 

I suspect it's a change in the USB code to enable remote wakeup by USB
devices. It's a good idea in general but does have the side effect that
a lot of mice are stupid enough to trigger a wakeup when they are


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