usb mouse in Xorg 7.1

Alan Lord alanslists at gmail.com
Sun Aug 19 09:25:47 PDT 2007


michael lang wrote:
> 
>     I have a USB Logitech MX1000 mouse connected to my computer - my
>     xorg.conf uses the evdev (Event driver)
> 
> 
> Eh, I just use the regular /dev/input/mice. I think HID support is 
> required in the kernel, next to USB support.
> 

To support mice/keyboards that are USB attached I think you need HID 
whatever driver you choose (or else you wont get mouse/keyboard outside 
of X). I think I used the evdev driver for things like horizontal 
scrolling support.

Alan




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