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> Pointer Problems, no pointer
post Nov 24 2002, 01:20 PM
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Whats this Lie-nix Thing?

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I just installed mandrake linux on my computer and i'm having trouble using my mouse in mandrake linux. i get a cursor in the upper left corner, but it won't follow the mouse movement. when i move the mouse around other items become hilighted and i can click on them but i can't tell where i am. any advise would be helpfull.
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post Nov 25 2002, 02:52 PM
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Its GNU/

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What type of mouse do you have? Is it usb, ps/2 or serial? Have you checked your /etc/X11/XF86Config-4 to make sure that the correct protocol and device were used? Have you tried the mouse in the console using gpm ?

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