Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 117256
PS/2 Mouse not found (X does not start), KDE crashes on devices initialisation with USB mouse
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:37 EST
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Description of problem:
(Fedora Core 2 test 1)
Kernel RPM downloaded via up2date.
Kernel seems to boot fine, but reports a "loading module: mousedev -
Error: Module not found".
Trying to hunt down the mousedev.ko I found it nowhere in the
Using a PS/2 mouse results in X not starting and complainig about
/dev/psaux not found (seeing in XF86Config, there is always the
/dev/input/mice used, I don't know the internal workings of XFree, but
that seems strange).
Using a USB mouse results in X starting and then I am able to run some
simple Display Managers fine, but KDE hangs the whole system on
Note: Kernel 2.6.1.XXX of Fedora Core 2 test1 is working like a
breeze, but 2.6.3 has SOME security patches I want to apply....
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora Core 2 test1 on an Athlon, KT400 based computer (a
DFI AD77 infinity board is mine)
2. use a PS/2 mouse
3. update to kernel 2.6.3-1.116 via up2date
4. reboot using the new kernel
5. have fun ;-)
Actual Results: X does not start nor would start. PS/2 mouse not found.
Expected Results: X should have presented a cool nice blue login screen.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 116118 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.