imPS/2 mouse under X- and linux-2.6.0

Richard A Downing FBCS richard at
Sat Feb 7 22:13:15 PST 2004

On Sun, 08 Feb 2004 00:00:21 +0100
Dark <dark at> wrote:

> Sorry. I didn't know about that threading thing.
> I tried waiting for the mouse as you suggested, but it didn't start even
> after several minutes, but stood still in the middle of the screen. Only
> removing and inserting psmouse module helped. 
> I tried searching google and found a lot of writings about similar
> problems with atkbd.c. 
> Maybe a kernel bug?

Yes, I think it is a kernel or X+kernel bug.  I have to actually MOVE the mouse
ABOUT for 10-20 seconds to get it to work, just waiting after moving it once
doesn't do the trick.

Richard A Downing FBCS
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