Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 169980
Mouse freeze in X11 and disappears in console
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:14 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; sv-SE; rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20050922 Fedora/1.0.7-1.1.fc4 Firefox/1.0.7
Description of problem:
When running X11 the mouse freezes a couple of times a day. If I switch to console using ctrl-alt-F1, the block curor is gone in the console too.
Restarting the X server will not get the mouse back in working condition.
The only way to get it back seam to be to reboot.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Happens intermittenly while using X11.
I should have mentioned that I have
a Matrox G450 graphics card, and I am using
the mga driver and xorg-x11 version 6.8.2-37.FC4.49.2
*** Bug 169982 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
2.6.14-1.1637_FC4 has been released as an update for FC4.
Please retest with this update, as a large amount of code has been changed in
this release, which may have fixed your problem.
Seam to be working now. I haven't been experiencing the problems for a while.