Bug 70432 - Anaconda does not detect onboard "usb" trackpad on Toshiba laptop
Summary: Anaconda does not detect onboard "usb" trackpad on Toshiba laptop
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Version: 9
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-08-01 11:27 UTC by Kevin - The Alchemist - Sonney
Modified: 2008-01-17 17:49 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:49:19 UTC
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Description Kevin - The Alchemist - Sonney 2002-08-01 11:27:41 UTC
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Description of problem:
The Beta4/Limbo2 installed does not detect the Toshiba Satelite 5005-S504
onboard trackpad. Insetead it appears to laod the drivers for a PS/2 mouse,
which isn't present (and there are no ps/2 ports, so...). The mouse is then
unusable for the install.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Didn't try

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start installer on a Toshiba Satellite 5005-s504
2. Attempt to use trackpad in GUI installer
3. Mouse doesn't move

Actual Results:  Anaconda seems to think there's a PS/2 mouse somewhere. I'd
love to see it. Console 3 shows :
* looking for USB mouse...
* USB mouse found, loading mousedev module
* modules to insert mousedev
* module(s) mousedev not found
* load module set done

Expected Results:  The trackpad works as the mouse

Additional info:

As soon as I'm done installing, I can attach the output of logfiles and /proc
info as needed.

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2002-08-02 16:39:00 UTC
Bill any ideas on why kudzu would have us think this is a PS/2 mouse?

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2002-08-12 19:12:41 UTC
Not really. Can you post the logfiles and the output of /proc/bus/usb/devices?

Comment 3 Michael Fulbright 2002-10-04 20:54:44 UTC
Closing due to inactivity.

Please reopen this bug report if you continue to have problems.

Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:49:19 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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