Re: Still need help with PS/2 mouse
On Sun, Nov 19, 2000 at 08:42:33AM -0500, Stan Brown wrote:
> I still am having troubel getting my Potato system to recognize/use
> the PS/2 mouse proeprly.
> I checked in the BIOS and it's enabled and at IRQ12 One boot the
> kernel says:
> Detected PS/2 Mouse Port.
> As you can see, there is no trace of interupt 12 being used.
> What can I do to fix this? The BIOS does not seem to allow me to
> choose another IRQ for this device.
I have no problems with my mouse on IRQ 12. Do you actually have PS/2
mouse support compiled into your kernel? In my 2.4.x kernel
configuration, it's under Character Devices/Mice. Also, check to make
sure that your mouse is plugged in well. It sounds stupid, but I've
spent hours before figuring out that piece of hardware just wasn't