[gpm] flaky movement and buttons when using both stick and touchpad (ultranav)

Erik Bågfors erik@bagfors.nu
Wed Nov 26 16:17:18 CET 2003

On Wed, 2003-11-26 at 07:15, Tavin Cole wrote:
> On Mon, 2003-11-24 at 12:12, Erik Bågfors wrote:
> > I have the same computer but don't get the same problems as you are
> > having.  I tried gpm from cvs and the only problem I'm getting is that
> > when I use the stick (and it's buttons) sometimes gpm thinks I've
> > released the button even when I haven't.  If I just keeps pressing it,
> > it thinks I've pressed it again.
> > 
> > The other problems I don't have.  I run gpm as a repeater as well (but
> > don't use the -3 and -p arguments since I don't know them)
> -3 just tells gpm it's a 3-button mouse, -p makes the cursor visible
> while selecting in the console.

Ok, 3-button mouse worked anyway for me.

> i wonder what kind of behavior you might get using gpm 1.20.1.  i wonder
> if i should try gpm from cvs..
> i also wonder what's in your gpm-syn.conf

I have no gpm-syn.conf (as far as I can tell)

I also use only used gpm this way:
/usr/sbin/gpm -m /dev/psaux -t synps2 -Rms3


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