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  1. #1

    No mouse after redhat 9 install

    I have salvage a Compaq proliant 1600 server from work and installed redhat 9, even though it asks for the mouse i am using it doesn`t pick it up.
    Any ideas????

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    Linux Engineer spencerf's Avatar
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    Jan 2005
    Syracuse, NY
    you need something like this is your xorg.conf

        Identifier  "Mouse1"
        Driver "mouse"
        Option "Protocol"   "ImPS/2"
        Option "ZAxisMapping"   "4 5"
        Option "Device"     "/dev/mouse"
    now the Option "Device" section might also be "/dev/input/mouse" or "/dev/psaux"

    try out different options and see what works.
    All right, brain. You don't like me and I don't like you, but let's just do this and I can get back to killing you with beer. All New Users Read This!!! If you have a grub problem please look at GRUB MANUAL

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