Re: Regression: ps2mouse not working in 2.6.34

From: Dmitry Torokhov
Date: Mon Jun 28 2010 - 12:34:01 EST

On Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 12:04:46PM -0400, Mark Lord wrote:
> Okay, who broke it, and how do I re-enable it?
> The PS/2 mice on my systems here don't do anything with 2.6.34.
> One system complains that I need to boot with i8042.nopnp to enable it,
> which I also tried, but still nogo. Same behaviour with or without
> /dev/psaux enabled. 64-bit kernel.
> The other system, running older userspace, hangs at the X-server startup
> because it cannot find the mouse. No i8042 warnings. 32-bit kernel.
> Both systems working fine with older kernels.
> Google finds lots of other people discovering the same problem.
> What gives?

Well, lest start small: did it work ifor you with 2.6.33? Does kernel
discover AUX serio port (dmesg)? What about the mouse itself? Is it
absent or is it not reporting events?


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