Mailinglist Archive: opensuse (4633 mails)

< Previous Next >
Re: [opensuse] Bluetooth mouse, 10.2, Acer Ferrari 4006
  • From: "J. Scott Thayer M.D." <docscott@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 31 Dec 2006 17:32:12 -0500
  • Message-id: <200612311732.12674.docscott@xxxxxxx>
On Sunday 31 December 2006 17:15, clarkt@xxxxxxxx wrote:
> On Sun Dec 31 15:02 , "J. Scott Thayer M.D." sent:
> >First, 10.2 installed without a significant hitch on an Acer Ferrari
> > laptop. Much smoother, particularly in properly identifying and
> > configuring the display than was an install of 9.3 on a Ferrari 4005. One
> > problem is that while the Bluetooth adapter is recognized and bluetooth
> > activated the mouse is not, seemingly, read at all though it shows up on
> > the list of devices on Kbluetoothd. An arbitrary USB mouse works
> > seamlessly. Any suggestions as to activating the Bluetooth mouse would be
> > appreciated.
> >
> >Scott
> >--
> >To unsubscribe, e-mail: opensuse+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxx
> >For additional commands, e-mail: opensuse+help@xxxxxxxxxxxx
>
> Try running hidd --search and have the mouse broadcasting it's address.
> After it's found, all you should have to do on boot is press one of the
> mouse buttons for it to be seen and used.

Thanks, worked like a charm though I had to do su root to allow a file to be
written (I assume).

Scott
--
To unsubscribe, e-mail: opensuse+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxx
For additional commands, e-mail: opensuse+help@xxxxxxxxxxxx

< Previous Next >
References