gdm vs hal

Paul Dokas dokas at
Fri Apr 4 19:59:37 UTC 2008

Paul Dokas wrote:
> Given the recent changes to add mouse support to hald, and that /var/log/gdm/:0.log
> no longer has any mention of a mouse device, I suspect that it was the hald change
> that is biting me.

Here's a little more data.  I discovered that when gdm is hung, if I touch the
mouse pad it immediately springs to life and finishes starting up.  Moving
the USB mouse has no effect at all.

Paul Dokas                                     dokas at
Don Juan Matus:  "an enigma wrapped in mystery wrapped in a tortilla."

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