Re: PS/2 Mouse/Keyboard conflict and lockup

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Thu Feb 08 2001 - 03:02:12 EST

> I'm not sure whether this is related to the ominous ps/2 mouse bug
> you have been chasing, but this problem is 100% reproducible and
> very annoying.

It isnt but it might be related to which 2.2.19pre you are running (if any)

> After upgrading my Asus A7V Bios from 1003 to 1005D, gpm no longer
> receives any mouse events and the mouse doesn't work in text
> consoles. Once I kill gpm and restart gpm -t ps2 the keyboard
> locks up.

Does downgrading the bios fix it. If so then I suspect you need to talk to
the BIOS vendor. You might find that turning off USB legacy keyboard/mouse
emulation helps too

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