Bug 1336 - Using serial mouse in m/c with PS/2 mouseport locks system
Summary: Using serial mouse in m/c with PS/2 mouseport locks system
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86   
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Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Reported: 1999-02-25 19:53 UTC by Pete Chown
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-03-18 19:42:42 UTC
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Description Pete Chown 1999-02-25 19:53:01 UTC
If you have a machine with a PS/2 mouse port but a serial
mouse, probing will incorrectly identify your mouse as a
PS/2 type.  For some reason, if this happens and you then
start the X server, the machine will freeze so badly that
the reset button is the only way out.

Comment 1 Matt Wilson 1999-03-14 03:08:59 UTC
fixed.


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