Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 72284
PS2 Mouse is not recognized during install.
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:30:19 EDT
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Description of problem:
PS2 mouse is not recognized during install. Forced into text install.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot CD 1
2.mouse is not recognized, forced into text install
3. when the install is complete, startx fails.
No valid modes found
no screens found
I suspect that the problem is that no modes are entered into the XF86Config
file. This info was not prompted for during the text install.
When I do a RedHat 7.2 or 7.3 install on the same hardware, the Ps2 Mouse is
Not a 4suite problem
Does this work better in (null)? Do you have a ps/2 mouse and a USB keyboard, or
Not sure what you mean by "Does this work better in (null)?". Is Limbo null? Is
there a new/different beta other than Limbo?
I'm using a PS2 mouse and a USB keyboard. I have not tried both as PS2.
OK, this is a kernel bug in Limbo that was fixed with a later kernel.
How can I acquire this new kernel?
Just what is rawhide? A new beta?
How does it fit with respect to Limbo and null?
rawhide is daily-to-weekly snapshots of our development tree.
Is this all that I need for a P4?
Are there other dependent RPM's necessary to upgrade the kernel?
It should be all you need, yes. Anything else new it needs should show up as a
Would you recommed that I install null and then upgrade the kernel? Or should I
just stick with Limbo and upgrade it?
Either should work. (null) is the replacement for limbo, so it has more newer