[Gpm] toshiba tecra mouse question
18 Jan 2001 08:44:58 -0800
Andrew> I have a Toshiba Tecra 8100 laptop. It has four "normal"
Andrew> buttons and two other small buttons that work as scrollers in
Andrew> Windows. The two buttons work fine with gpm and X if use the
Andrew> ps/2 driver, but the other two don't do anything. Does anyone
Andrew> have any hints about how to activate them?
Did you mean "2 normal buttons and 2 small buttons"? From the rest of
your post it seems you did.
Andrew> If I don't start gpm and just run "cat /dev/psaux", I see
Andrew> events when I press either of the normal buttons, but nothing
Andrew> when I press the small buttons. Are these buttons not
Andrew> reported through the ps/2 interface, or is there some special
Andrew> sequence to activate them?
As a guess, the latter.
Sorry I cannot help more. Anyone else?
Ian Zimmerman, Oakland, California, U.S.A.
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