Gnome upgrade killed mouse
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Tue Jul 12 13:03:07 GMT 2005
Paul Schmehl <pauls at utdallas.edu> writes:
> I ran the gnome_upgrade.sh script and now my mouse doesn't. Even if I
> run Xorg -configure and start X with the generated xorg.conf.new file,
> the mouse doesn't work.
> I can see the mouse being detected in the dmesg.boot, so it appears to
> be a problem with Xorg rather than device detection. Any suggestions
> would be welcomed, since my desktop is essentially useless at this
> point. (I'm sending this from my Winbloze laptop.)
> One other question. After running the gnome_upgrade.sh script, when I
> run portupgrade there are updates to gnome and lots of gstreamer
> plugin stuff. Is it safe to run those through portupgrade? Or do I
> need to run the gnome_upgrade.sh script again?
Are you running moused?
If so, does the mouse work on the console?
Does the mouse work in a simpler X environment, like twm?
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