mouse problems

Charles Malespin charles.malespin at gmail.com
Mon Jun 20 15:04:58 UTC 2005


I tried xev, and I didnt get a button 4 or 5 when I moved the scroll
wheel.  I dont know what else to do because I thought that it was in my
xorg.conf file so it should work right?



On Mon, 2005-06-20 at 13:36 +0200, Ulrich Steffens wrote:
> Am Freitag, den 17.06.2005, 10:56 -0500 schrieb Charles Malespin:
> > > 
> > 
> > Here is a copy of the Mouse section in my xorg.conf.  I had the Z Axis
> > line in there, but the rest was different.  Does this help, I havent
> > changed anything yet either....  Charles
> 
> theres a little app called 'xev' on linux.
> if you mover your mouse over the window it spawns, you can see what
> actions are triggert. so if you scroll your wheel, does xev show 
> button 4 and/or button 5?
> 
> output should look like:
> ButtonRelease event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0xa00001,
>     root 0x76, subw 0x0, time 294281731, (94,103), root:(1519,152),
>     state 0x800, button 4, same_screen YES
> 
> 
> hope this helps
> 
> 	ulrich





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