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Re: [SLUG] Mouse drivers

Sounds like a faulty mouse, or the port
you have it pluged into is faulty.

Try another mouse first if you have one
it may be time to buy a new one.


> Linz wrote:
> Hi all,
> How do I restart the mouse driver?  I am using a microsft PS2 mouse
> and it regularly stops scrolling sideways.  I have tried restart gpm
> but it dosn't fix the problem.  I am using X windows. Is there an X
> mouse driver that I need to restart or is this just a microsoft
> hardware thing. If I reboot the machine I can fix the problem but this
> is obviously not appropriate once teh machine is in active service.