Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 469478
No mouse in xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.5.2-2.fc9.x86_64
Last modified: 2018-04-11 09:26:56 EDT
Description of problem:
Xorg server has no mouse
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Install and run the latest Xorg from updates-testing.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Xorg
2. Restart X
Created attachment 322167 [details]
Xorg.0.log from xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.5.2-2.fc9.x86_64
Yep its like the first version of xorg-x11-server-xorg 1.5 that killed wireless mouses :(
Thanks for the report. We are sorry that we cannot help you with your problem, but we are not able to support binary-only drivers. If you would be able to reproduce this issue using only open source software, please, reopen this bug with the additional information, but in meantime I have no choice than to close this bug as CANTFIX (because we really cannot fix it).
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I mean really -- we don't have so tragic reports about Xorg in F9 anywhere, so if there is a problem I would be really suspicious that nvidia overwrote something which it shouldn't. If you can follow the instructions on https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Xorg/3rd_Party_Video_Drivers and reproduce this with open source drivers (nv or nouveau), then please attach /etc/X11/xorg.conf (if any) and /var/log/Xorg.*.log to this bug as separate and uncompressed attachments and we will certainly take a look.
Otherwise I am afraid the belowshown explanation stands.