Re: KVM irritation

Geoff (
Sat, 13 Jul 2002 21:08:19 +0100

On Sat, 13 Jul 2002 21:46:26 +0200
Bartosz Wucke <> wrote:


> Looks like your mouse is being switched to other protocol, and
> upon switching either to console or to X, it's reset back (by X
> or GPM). I have no idea how to do this "transparently" (except
> of setting X permanently to the protocol the mouse is reset to,
> by editing XF86Config) but you could try if any trick from the
> 3-button-mouse HOWTO that resets the mouse (like echo "*n"
> >/dev/mouse )
> works - then you can bind the reset command to any rarely used
> key in afterstep feel file.
Thank-you very much indeed for that Bartosz, it gives me
something to work on.

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