Bug 733862 - Recent udev breaks bluetooth mouse + fix
Summary: Recent udev breaks bluetooth mouse + fix
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: udev
Version: 16
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2011-08-27 20:44 UTC by Hans de Goede
Modified: 2011-09-09 17:01 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: udev-173-3.fc16
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-09-09 17:01:46 UTC


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Description Hans de Goede 2011-08-27 20:44:06 UTC
After upgrading to Fedora 16 my bluetooth mouse stopped working, even after it was sucessfully
paired. Doing cat /dev/input/mouse2 (which is the bluetooth mouse) does show events getting generated, but the pointer does not move in X.

I've managed to pin this down to:
/lib/udev/rules.d/60-persistent-input.rules

Doing udevadm info --path=... --query=all on both working and non working mouse devices I found that the bluetooth mouse was missing:
E: ID_INPUT=1
E: ID_INPUT_MOUSE=1

Commenting the following line in /lib/udev/rules.d/60-persistent-input.rules :
SUBSYSTEMS=="bluetooth", GOTO="persistent_input_end"

Makes these env variables get set for the bluetooth mouse and make it work under X again.

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2011-08-29 15:16:35 UTC
udev-173-3.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/udev-173-3.fc16

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2011-08-30 20:34:36 UTC
Package udev-173-3.fc16:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing udev-173-3.fc16'
as soon as you are able to, then reboot.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/udev-173-3.fc16
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2011-09-09 17:01:42 UTC
udev-173-3.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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