USB mouse movement is jerky
salvio at geneticmail.com
Sat Dec 13 22:52:34 UTC 2003
Laptop Dell CPx (it has a touchpad and one USB port)
using Fedora Core 1 - latest updated packages - and
My Logitech USB mouse works but every sencond or so
it stops responding for a fraction of a second and
then resumes working ok.
I have tried a number of different mice in the gnome
mouse configuration with no luck. My mouse is not
listed. I'm now using a generic wheel mouse.
Please note that when I had RedHat 9 installed on
this same laptop the mouse never gave me any problems.
I have to start my kernel using"acpi=on" because of
a conflict between my USB port and the PCMCIA network
card. Could this be related to my problem?
Start the laptop with nothing plugged in the USB port.
Result is that the touchpad works fine.
Start the laptop with my logitech mouse plugged in
the USB port.
Result is that the mouse works. Movement is jerky.
If I unplug the USB mouse, the touchpad doesn't work.
If I plug the mouse back in it resumes working (still
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