[Bug 41301] Re: Mouse clicks stop working sporadically

Adys adys.wh+launchpaddotnet at gmail.com
Wed Dec 24 04:31:08 UTC 2008


I can confirm this is happening again. The only app I can think which
would be doing that is flash - I had at least one page with flash open
every time in firefox when it happened (and it happened a good dozen of
times), and I see other reporters using opera/epiphany at the time it

Switching tty does not fix it.
Switching desktop does not fix it.
Restarting X seems to be the only way to fix it, although suggestions would be good on something less "annoying".

Keyboard input is still perfectly fine.
Mouse pointer still follows in X - the cursor is there and moving, sometimes changing when hovering a text area and so on. In an application replacing the cursor (tested with a few games under Wine), the cursor will be present where it died in the application and never move - the X cursor will be duplicate and not replaced when hovering the app.
Keyboard input works perfectly.

Dual monitor 1680x1050, nVidia 9800GTX+ proprietary 180.11 drivers. Xinerama enabled.
Xlib:  extension "RANDR" missing on display ":0.0". also appears when starting GUI apps, although I don't think that's related.

A second usb mouse is connected, and behaves exactly like the first one.

Attaching Xorg.0.log

** Changed in: linux-source-2.6.20 (Ubuntu)
       Status: Fix Released => Confirmed

Mouse clicks stop working sporadically
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