Bug 25750 - MS intellimouse optical usb does not work in the installer
Summary: MS intellimouse optical usb does not work in the installer
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: David Lawrence
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Whiteboard: Florence RC-1
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Reported: 2001-02-02 19:40 UTC by Josh McGee
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-12 03:33:57 UTC
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Description Josh McGee 2001-02-02 19:40:53 UTC
MS intellimouse optical usb mouse does not work in the installer, but 
seems to be detected when probed before the installer first loads

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2001-02-02 20:05:17 UTC
Passing to qa to reproduce.

Comment 2 Glen Foster 2001-02-02 22:57:29 UTC
We (Red Hat) should really fix this before next release

Comment 3 Need Real Name 2001-02-03 15:16:51 UTC
I had this same problem with RH 7.0. I am currently using mine with the PS2
adaptor so it is a PS2 mouse instead of a USB mouse with 7.0.

Comment 4 Josh McGee 2001-02-04 00:04:56 UTC
the mouse worked with 7.0's installer, and its just didnt work in 7.1's, i got
7.1 running and its deteced fine

Comment 5 Need Real Name 2001-02-04 00:33:19 UTC
Possibly related, my Microsoft Intellimouse Explorer USB Optical Mouse only
works in UP mode.  So it works for the installer, but not when I boot the
enterprise or SMP kernel.  When I boot the UP kernel, it works great.  This
mouse works fine with the PS2 adapter, though.  This was the case in 7.0, as well.

Comment 6 Nathan Feltch 2001-02-07 06:21:17 UTC
I had the same problem with my Logitech USB optical mouse.  As soon as I put 
the PS/2 adaptor on the mouse worked just fine in the installer.

Comment 7 Michael Fulbright 2001-02-12 03:33:53 UTC
Some USB mice were not detected in the Fisher beta, and this bug has been fixed.

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