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Re: [SLE] Mouse problems
  • From: Tom Wesley <tawesley@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 21 Apr 2002 20:49:33 +0100
  • Message-id: <200204212049.35519.tawesley@xxxxxxxxx>
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On Sunday 21 April 2002 20:23, Greg Hicks wrote:
> I got the video working on my desktop install with the GeForce3 Ti200 card
> by downloading the GLX and kernel files from NVidia's website. When I used
> rpm on the kernel file it wall went without an error, but when I ran rpm on
> the GLX file I got 2 notices that files in that release were in conflict
> with the existing files. But my graphics now come up in KDE at 1024x768
> like I wanted. However now my mouse just scoots around the outside border
> of my screen and I have to use the keyboard to shut it down. I have
> reconfigured my mouse thru Yast and still have the problem.
> The files I downloaded were:
> NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-2880.suse73.i386.rpm
> NVIDIA_GLX-1.0-2880.suse73.i386.rpm
> The conflicted files referred to NVIDIA_GLX-0.8 if I remember right, forgot
> to write down the exact notice.
> Did the video driver mess up my mouse? And the other problem is if I select
> to activate 3D features it tells me something about it being a generic
> driver.
> Greg Hicks

i would guess your mouse if ps2 and set to serial. (check this by looking at
/etc/X11/XF86Config or running sax)

try also disabling gpm, as this caused a problem on my system.

Hope this helps,
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