Xorg strange behavior
roberthuff at rcn.com
Wed Feb 4 05:52:27 PST 2009
L Campbell writes:
> I experienced the same symptoms after the recent upgrade. I found
> that rebuilding x11-servers/xorg-server without HAL fixed the
> problem. I think there are a couple of other ways to fix it, but
> AFAIK the root of the problem is HAL not playing nicely with
> other components (ie, moused).
I currently have X running with HAL and without those
symptoms. I _believe_ the cure, as discused, was
a) rebuilding libxcb per UPDATING
b) rebuilding xorg-server
Option "AllowEmptyInput" "off"
Option "AutoAddDevices" "off"
to the ServerFlags section on the config file.
While we're talking about symptoms ... anyone else having
problems with NumLock/CapsLock? At the moment, once activated the
effect is permanent (have to restart X); further presses change the
keyboard light, but not the state (i.e. all characters ARE NOW
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