Subject: Re: X problems
To: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jukka Marin <email@example.com>
Date: 03/15/2001 13:15:20
On Thu, Mar 15, 2001 at 05:54:03AM -0500, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> First of all I am using a Rage 128 AGP card. XFree86 uses the SVGA
> driver. Every once in a while, especially when fast scrolling, the
> text meant for an xterm will be displayed at some random spot on the
> screen. I changed cards when I upgraded so it is hard to tell for
> sure if it is the card or the software.
Sounds familiar.. I think I've seen similar problems with my Rage card.
I'm back to using a Matrox now and the problems are gone. I thought it
was a software problem - maybe it's a bug in the Rage driver in XFree?
> Another problem is that the mouse will not use the middle button. I
> have this same mouse at work with a current NetBSD and it works fine.
> The relevant lines from my XF86Config file are;
> Section "Pointer"
> Protocol "wsmouse"
> Device "/dev/wsmouse0"
> Any other options I tried cause it to fail with a configuration error.
> The mouse is a wheel mouse. I tried enabling options Buttons 5 and
> ZAxismapping 4 5 but that also caused a configuration error.
ZAxisMapping 4 5
is all I have and it Just Works with a cheap Trekker wheel mouse. The
wheel works as well.