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Re: GUI woes



hi,

you cannot use /dev/psaux simultaneously in gpm and X. use gpmconfig
to tell gpm to 'forward' /dev/psaux. it is the question about
repeat_type. you should set it to raw.

then tell X to look for the mouse on /dev/gpmdata instead of /dev/psaux.

hope it helps.

Ionut



On Sun, Mar 03, 2002 at 12:15:40AM +0530, shyamk wrote:
>  am having problems with using my Logitech 3 - button PS/2
>  mouse on GUI .I do get it in the text-mode console , but when I startx
>  and Ctrl - C    off the following is what I get :-
> 
>  (--) SVGA: Maximum allowed dot-clock: 230.000 MHz
>  (**) SVGA: Mode "640x480": mode clock =  25.180
>  (--) SVGA: There is no mode definition named "320x240"
>  (--) SVGA: Removing mode "320x240" from list of valid modes.
>  (--) SVGA: Virtual resolution set to 640x480
>  (--) SVGA: SpeedUp code selection modified because virtualX != 1024
>  (--) SVGA: Using Linear Frame Buffer at 0x0e5800000, Size 8MB
>  Warning: /dev/psaux unable to get status of mouse fd (Inappropriate
>  ioctl for device)
> 
> 
>  Why , what can be wrong ?
> 
> Please help.
> 
> Regards,
> Shyam
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