Re: KVM switch recomendation?
On Tue, Jan 06, 2004 at 10:53:21AM -0700, Monique Y. Herman wrote:
> I have a Belkin 4-port (don't recall the exact model, but OmniView
> sounds right), and while the keystroke aspect was fine, it didn't
> interact with X well at all. Switching back to a machine running X
> would result in the mouse crawling along the lower left corner of the
> screen. I would always have to log out and back in again to fix it.
I've seen this behaviour in the past, when using one of their non-USB
models. The problem is that the KVM doesn't support wheel mice, and
the rodent gets confused when it isn't re-initialized properly after a
switch. You can avoid the problem by configuring it as a standard
3-button mouse, at the cost of wheel-scrolling.