Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 293471
mouse_drv and synaptics_drv 4 requires 4 clicks to work
Last modified: 2008-09-08 11:34:50 EDT
Hardware: Lenovo Thinkpad T60
This laptop has two built-in mice, a Synaptics trackpad and nubbin. Both have
their own set of mouse buttons.
If both mouse drivers are loaded, clicking the mouse buttons of mouse_drv fails
until the fourth click. Thereafter mouse clicking works as expected with no
issues during that X session. Restarting X reproduces the problem. Clicking on
the synaptics mouse buttons has no problem immediately after an X restart.
Clicking on a USB mouse has no problem as well.
If synaptics_drv is loaded without mouse_drv, then the mouse_drv buttons are
If mouse_drv is loaded without synaptics_drv, then all buttons work without any
This problem has existed since at least F7.
Thanks for the bug report. We have reviewed the information you have provided
above, and there is some additional information we require that will be helpful
in our diagnosis of this issue.
Please attach your X server config file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf) and X server log
file (/var/log/Xorg.*.log) to the bug report as individual uncompressed file
attachments using the bugzilla file attachment link below.
Could you please also try to run without any /etc/X11/xorg.conf whatsoever and
let X11 autodetect your display and video card? Attach to this bug
/var/log/Xorg.0.log from this attempt as well, please.
We will review this issue again once you've had a chance to attach this information.
Thanks in advance.
Created attachment 198691 [details]
Xorg.0.log after GNOME startup and four clicks.
Created attachment 198701 [details]
xorg.conf default from F8 install (except deactivated stuff that I added while testing)
Created attachment 198711 [details]
Xorg.0.log without a config file
Based on the date this bug was created, it appears to have been reported
during the development of Fedora 8. In order to refocus our efforts as
a project we are changing the version of this bug to '8'.
If this bug still exists in rawhide, please change the version back to
(If you're unable to change the bug's version, add a comment to the bug
and someone will change it for you.)
Thanks for your help and we apologize for the interruption.
The process we're following is outlined here:
We will be following the process here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping to ensure this
doesn't happen again.
can you confirm if this is still an issue please?
Reporter, could you please reply to the previous question? If you won't reply in one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
Seems OK with F9 + updates now.