Subject: Re: USB mouse goes dark
To: Wolfgang S. Rupprecht <wolfgang+gnus20050418T074441@dailyplanet.dontspam.wsrcc.com>
From: Lennart Augustsson <email@example.com>
Date: 04/27/2005 04:28:49
I'm very interested in the circumstances involved in this,
since I've never had a mouse go dead myself.
Are there any log messages?
Does switching virtual consoles help?
Wolfgang S. Rupprecht wrote:
> I think I'm starting to see similar problems with the mouse that
> others are reporting. I was running the lastest xorg compiled from
> The machine in question has one of those logitech USB mice with a
> translucent red base. During normal operation this base section glows
> red and is quite noticeable. Yesterday the mouse just turned itself
> off. I didn't even realize that the led power was under software
> As others have noted, unpluging and replugging the mouse got it up and
> running again.