Qemu: mouse doesn't work

Michael Gerhards HM-Gerhards at web.de
Fri Oct 26 11:13:35 PDT 2007

Reid Linnemann <lreid at cs.okstate.edu> wrote:
>> Kanotix boots well under qemu (I use the ISO-image) - but after the KDE
>> desktop appears, my mouse doesn't work properly any more.  When I move
>> my mouse, the cursor sometimes moves a bit in the same direction,
>> sometimes it jumps to the other side of the Kanotix desktop - and every
>> few seconds the moving cursor disappears. But I can see some "old"
>> cursors that did not disappear as I moved my mouse. So I cannot work
>> with Kanotix under qemu at all because I don't really see where the
>> cursor is when I move my mouse. 
> You might try unloading kqemu, some systems don't do too well with the
> kqemu accelerator.

Unfortunately, this doesn't help either.

Any more ideas? I have no idea what might go wrong... 

My hardware should be fast enough:
AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 3800+, 2 GB RAM

So where is the problem?


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