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Re: mouse problems under X
You wrote (in your message from Tuesday 4)
> I'm using an Intellimouse(PS/2)under X (OS is more or less -current...newer
> than 2.6). When I play an mp3 with amp sometime the mouse gets messed up...when
> I move it, the pointer moves to the top right of the screen and gets stuck. It
> usually happens when I'm moving the mouse when amp starts playing an mp3. If I
> hit the mouse buttons a lot and move the mouse around it sometimes fixes it. I
> can always fix it by switching to another virtual console then back to the VC
> running X. Any idea what this could be?
It looks like some bytes are lost between the pms driver and the X
This is probably an interrupt problem between the pms driver and the
soundcard driver. The 'raw' protocol of the PS/2 driver used by
XFree86 as no provision for resyncing the input in the case some bytes
Which sound card are you using ? I'm playing mp3s on a Ensoniq
AudioPCI 97 (eap driver) without problems with my PS/2 mice.
Check that you're not accidentally using IRQ 12 for your sound card.