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Re: Mouse moves FUNNY

On Tuesday 16 December 2003 09:54 am, John Hasler wrote:
> Antony Gelberg writes:
> > Am I the only one thinking troll?
> Sounds more like a problem with gpm to me.  Try 'killall gpm' as
> root. --
> John Hasler
> john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
> Dancing Horse Hill
> Elmwood, WI

I have one machine where a buggy laptop APM/ACPI BIOS causes the mouse 
to jump to the top-left corner of the screen whenever it's polled for 
battery status.  (IBM R31)

Turning off the battery polling gadgetry in the desktop apps keeps it 
happy.  Very strange bug.

Nate Duehr, nate@natetech.com

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