Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 975681
Mouse pointer does not show on ThinkPad T510 until touchpad is engaged
Last modified: 2015-02-17 10:37:33 EST
Description of problem:
On boot and login to Gnome, the mouse pointer is not showing until the touchpad is engaged. After that, all subsequent X sessions, even after suspend, do have the pointer.
I have no idea whether this is the correct component to report this bug against. But, I guess we have to start somewhere.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot, login to Gnome.
2. Mouse pointer doesn't show.
3. Touch the touchpad, mouse pointer shows.
No mouse pointer on first login.
Was not a problem before F-19.
[ 1.529720] usb 1-1.2: Product: DELL USB Laser Mouse
[ 1.529815] usb 1-1.2: Manufacturer: DELL
[ 1.534883] input: DELL DELL USB Laser Mouse as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1a.0/usb1/1-1/1-1.2/1-1.2:1.0/input/input4
[ 1.535450] hid-generic 0003:046D:C063.0001: input,hidraw0: USB HID v1.10 Mouse [DELL DELL USB Laser Mouse] on usb-0000:00:1a.0-1.2/input0
[ 1.766995] psmouse serio1: synaptics: Touchpad model: 1, fw: 7.2, id: 0x1c0b1, caps: 0xd047b3/0xb40000/0xa0000, board id: 71, fw id: 578367
[ 1.767148] psmouse serio1: synaptics: serio: Synaptics pass-through port at isa0060/serio1/input0
[ 1.823261] input: SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad as /devices/platform/i8042/serio1/input/input5
wrong component, reassigning it to gnome-settings-daemon
just the touchpad makes it show up, or any mouse?
It's by design the the mouse pointer doesn't show up until the mouse is moved.
Moving the mouse does not do it. Only touching the touchpad shows the pointer. After that, everything becomes normal.
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