Bug#501720: xserver-xorg-core: autoconfiguration of input devices doesn't work
Jordi Mallach wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-core
> Version: 2:1.5.1-1
> Severity: normal
> When trying to trim down my configuration file, I found that unless I declare a
> mouse and kbd InputDevices, X will start up but I won't be able to use the
> touchpad or the keyboard.
> If I add the devices (even if I don't declare a ServerLayout) as shown in the
> configuration file below, everything works as expected.
Can you try again with latest packages from experimental?
If you need help with configuring input-hotplug, see