Re: PS/2 Mouse default Speed under AfterStep
Tue, 4 May 1999 08:27:21 -0500

> > >I have a PS2 mouse, running under Linux 5.2 and the latest Afterstep.
>                                    ^^^^^^^^^
>Now that we're all politically correct, does anyone know how to
>change the default speed of the mouse?   I don't care much for
>acceleration options.  Easier to get use to one speed with a mouse.
>Maybe acceleration works well with a track ball....

>Is the default speed an X option?

you should set it as parameter to gpm in your /etc/rc.d/rc.local
or wherever RedHat starts it.

I belive parameter was -a #
look in man pages for gpm - it's all there

>Greg Anderson