Strange mouse behavior on simple, fast click

Mark Shuttleworth mark at
Wed Sep 22 07:51:17 UTC 2004

Markus Kolb wrote:

> On 18.09.2004 06:42, Fabio Massimo Di Nitto wrote:
>> On Sat, 18 Sep 2004, Markus Kolb wrote:
> [...]
>>> Yes, but the configuration was not generated at install time. The
>>> configuration after install had the wrong color depth so that X 
>>> couldn't
>>> run in my environment.
>> Which resolution does your system require to run? The default at install
>> is 24 bit. Video card? Ram? Resolution?
> I have installed in VMWare and my host system runs with 16-bit color. 
> So no more than 16-bit color is supported for guest systems.
> It is no hardware limitation.
> Perhaps an installer question with preselected 24-bit and other color 
> depths to choose from would be fine.

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something different and cool using the expert mode. That assumes that 
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