GPM + evdev = change in mouse behaviour?

Jeremy Henty onepoint at
Wed Jun 17 22:15:11 PDT 2009

Replying to myself,

On Mon, Jun 15, 2009 at 06:20:38AM +0100, Jeremy Henty wrote:
> I recently changed the PROTOCOL in /etc/sysconfig/mouse to evdev and
> was surprised because it changed  the feel of the gpm console mouse.
> The mouse is much more jittery now -
> [...]
> Any suggestions for making the mouse less jittery?

No ideas?  After experimenting I  found that setting GPMOPTS="-r 5" in
/etc/sysconfig/mouse helps a lot.


Jeremy Henty

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