Re: USB mouse disconnect/reconnect

From: Jan Kasprzak (
Date: Wed Dec 12 2001 - 04:37:48 EST

Johannes Erdfelt wrote:
: It may be because of a flaky cable. Are there any messages above that?
        No messages from USB (some HW csum failures from the eth0, but
nothing related to my mouse). But you may be right, the mouse is connected
via a 5m extension USB cable.

: The device number changes because some process still has the first mouse
: open, so it assigns it the next available unused device.
: There's a shared mouse device as well you might find more to your
: liking.

        I'll look at it, thanks. Fortunately I do not use more than one
USB mouse (altough this is a dual-{head,keyboard,mouse} configuration,
the other mouse is on the PS/2 port).


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