Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 151227
Anaconda no longer recognises touchpad
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:01 EST
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Description of problem:
My laptop (Toshiba Satellite 1115-S123)'s touchpad no longer functions in the Fedora Core 4 Test 1 anaconda installer. I could easily work around this by pluggin in a basic logitech USB mouse, but a mysterious annoyance nonetheless
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. pop the FC4t1 cd1 in the cdrom
2. reboot, and enter graphical installation
3. try to move the cursor with the touchpad
Actual Results: Anaconda generates an error saying that there were no pointing devices and asked me if i wanted to continue with graphical or switch to textual install
Expected Results: The touchpad to work during the install, as it has in the past
Does the touchpad work post install?
What does cat /proc/bus/input/devices show when you've got the system booted.
If you boot the installer with psmouse.proto=imps or psmouse.proto=bare does the
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