problem with mouse when hald is running

Peter Jeremy peterjeremy at
Fri May 29 10:57:46 UTC 2009

On 2009-May-25 11:50:21 +0200, Matthias Apitz <guru at> wrote:
>When I enable the dbus and hald in my CURRENT laptop I have the effect
>with the mouse that the ButtonRelease event is only
>delivered after I have moved the mouse a bit; i.e. for example in a
>browser you click on a URL but this has no effect until you move the
>mouse pointer a bit; without dbus/hald it works fine; the mouse part of
>the xorg.conf is: 

Interestingly, I get exactly the same behaviour on my Aspire One
(using the Synaptics variant of psm(4)) _without_ dbus/hald.  I've not
had a chance to isolate whether the problem is psm(4), moused(8) or
the Xserver (xorg-server-1.6.1,1 and xf86-input-mouse-1.4.0_6).

Peter Jeremy
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