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Re: problems using mouse

On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 11:31:10AM +0100, Michael van Elst wrote:
> (Christos Zoulas) writes:
> >In article <gl0f0u$el2$>,
> >Michael van Elst <> wrote:
> >> (Kurt Schreiner) writes:
> >>
> >>>since upgrading to -current some days ago the mouse on my notebook
> >>>(running in-tree Xorg) only moves horizontaly!
> >>
> >>>Anyone seen this, too?
> >>
> >>Yes. There is a mismatch between the wsmouse protocol and the Xorg
> >>driver caused by the change to use 64bit time_t values.
> >The kernel code that checks the version is wrong, let me take a look.
> The Xorg driver doesn't set a protocol version but is still built
> against the current headers with the new wscons_event structure.

Hm, so with christos' changes wsmoused does the right thing now, but
the mouse in Xorg is still busted for me: With wsmoused running it just
dosn't move at all (maybe that's ok?), and killing wsmoused brings back
horizontal movement only...


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