Bug 130378 - Mouse doesn't work in graphical install
Summary: Mouse doesn't work in graphical install
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 2
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-08-19 18:46 UTC by vgrig
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:09 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-04-16 05:30:13 UTC
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Description vgrig 2004-08-19 18:46:36 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 5.0; .NET 
CLR 1.0.3705)

Description of problem:
During install mouse deosn't work in graphical mode. It sets up 
as "Generic 3 button mouse", start X, cursor is visible but does not 
Virtual console gives messages:
<4>psmouse.c: bad data from KBC - timeout

Tried two different servers, two different mices.

Compaq Proliant 1600 2-cpu Pentium II 350, Smart2 array controller

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
core 2 install

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Choose graphical install from disk one boot menu (default)

Additional info:

Comment 1 vgrig 2004-08-19 19:41:05 UTC
Found workaround - at boot screen pass:
linux nousb noapm
Mouse seems to work. Still a bug though - there are plenty of server 
hardware without USB.

Comment 2 Ashuthosh Bhat 2004-10-19 10:04:41 UTC
Same with me... I have a Logitech 2 button mouse on serial port.  
Mine is Pentium III, 810 chipset.  I installed Fedora - 2.  

With com port am able to get the mouse working.  

Comment 3 Dave Jones 2005-04-16 05:30:13 UTC
Fedora Core 2 has now reached end of life, and no further updates will be
provided by Red Hat.  The Fedora legacy project will be producing further kernel
updates for security problems only.

If this bug has not been fixed in the latest Fedora Core 2 update kernel, please
try to reproduce it under Fedora Core 3, and reopen if necessary, changing the
product version accordingly.

Thank you.

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