Re: linuxtag-img v2 tested

From: Rémi Letot (
Date: Thu May 16 2002 - 22:51:46 CEST

Karsten Merker <> writes:

> I assume you have a PS/2 mouse? This is the result of a limitation
> in the kernel when two processes (XFree and gpm) try to use /dev/psaux
> at the same time. If you need gpm and XFree together with a PS/2 mouse,
> you need to use gpm's repeater mode.

I have a ps2 mouse on /dev/psaux, and gpm and X cohabit nicely without
repeater mode.

Rémi Letot

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