xorg-server killed my mouse
On Wed, 23 Dec 2009 15:40:54 +0000
Hazel Russman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 22 Dec 2009 13:08:32 Chris Shrigley <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Are you sure it was not the udev upgrade that
> > caused the problem? It did for me. I found that > downgrading to the udev-146 package fixed it.
> I just found a better solution, borrowed from
> Debian. Create a general rules file in /etc/udev/rules.d
> and give it a name that will precede anything else
> (I used the Debian name 50-udev.rules). Put in it
> the following rule:
> KERNEL=="mice", NAME="input/%k"
> Then /dev/input/mice is created as before and the
> mouse works.
Yes, thanks, that was the problem. I found that upgrading to the latest
kernel will also fix the problem as the file is created automatically
by the kernel.
Chris Shrigley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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