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Bug#166550: [patch] X misparses the EXPS/2 mouse protocol.

retitle 166550 xserver-xfree86: [common] EXPS/2 (Explorer PS/2) mouse protocol not interpreted correctly
tag 16650 + patch upstream moreinfo

On Sat, Oct 26, 2002 at 09:20:05PM -0400, Zephaniah E. Hull wrote:
> To make a long story short, X is wrong in how it parses the wheel data
> for EXPS/2 protocol mice.
> 0xF and 0x1 are used to indicate the first wheel, and 0xE and 0x2 for
> the second wheel.
> (Yes, I have real hardware which generates this.)

Make the short story longer; specifically, I need to know for which mice
or mouse protocols this is going to generate spurious events, which you
mentioned would happen when you were talking to me about this on IRC.

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