Steve Ward (stevewa(a)spiritone.com) said:
OK, I loaded the acpid RPM and started it, loaded ac and battery
modules, now when I start the battery monitor applet it works fine but
my cursor goes "out of control" and races about the screen doing random
If I manage to logout of the session and the login screen returns, the
cursor becomes sane again.
Confirmed after a power cycle.
Um, you have a very very strange BIOS? :)
Seriously, the cursor only goes wacky *after* starting the battery