[PC-BSD Testing] Testing Digest, Vol 66, Issue 5

Jacob Daniels jacob.dan1984 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 12 12:45:49 PDT 2012


It does not happen on 9.0 just the 622 snapshot

On Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at 2:00 PM, <testing-request at lists.pcbsd.org> wrote:

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>    1. Mouse cursor no longer responds after choosing higher
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>    2. Re: Mouse cursor no longer responds after choosing higher
>       resolution during setup, after initial install (Kris Moore)
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> Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2012 09:28:10 -0500
> From: Jacob Daniels <jacob.dan1984 at gmail.com>
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> Subject: [PC-BSD Testing] Mouse cursor no longer responds after
>         choosing higher resolution during setup, after initial install
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> Hi, Kris, I just decided to install pc-bsd another box, duplicate
> configuration and after I chose a different resolution, other than the
> default, the mouse cursor froze ,while the keyboard still functioned
>
>
> The mouse in question is a logitech usb mouse and I have been able to
> duplicate this error, with a generic Dynex(Best Buy brand) which is also a
> usb mouse
> but when using an old ps/2 mouse with microsoft branding, there is no issue
>
> Also, a bit off topic,but i need to conclude and verify if this a  greater
> issue with my hardware:
>
> on my other (main) rig, which I first installed and experienced bsd on some
> times the cursor suddenly disappears from the screen and I did some testing
> and it's not distro specific(happens on sabayon,debian and pc-bsd),nor
> related to the mouse it self, tried 2 usb mice and two ps/2 mice making me
> think it's not the mice itself but maybe the mother board...
>
> Would anyone concur with this reasoning?
>
> Please Advise!
>
> Thanks!
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> Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2012 11:48:27 -0400
> From: Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org>
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> Subject: Re: [PC-BSD Testing] Mouse cursor no longer responds after
>         choosing higher resolution during setup, after initial install
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> On 07/12/2012 10:28, Jacob Daniels wrote:
> > Hi, Kris, I just decided to install pc-bsd another box, duplicate
> > configuration and after I chose a different resolution, other than the
> > default, the mouse cursor froze ,while the keyboard still functioned
> >
> >
> > The mouse in question is a logitech usb mouse and I have been able to
> > duplicate this error, with a generic Dynex(Best Buy brand) which is
> > also a usb mouse
> > but when using an old ps/2 mouse with microsoft branding, there is no
> > issue
> >
> > Also, a bit off topic,but i need to conclude and verify if this a
> > greater issue with my hardware:
> >
> > on my other (main) rig, which I first installed and experienced bsd on
> > some times the cursor suddenly disappears from the screen and I did
> > some testing and it's not distro specific(happens on sabayon,debian
> > and pc-bsd),nor related to the mouse it self, tried 2 usb mice and two
> > ps/2 mice making me think it's not the mice itself but maybe the
> > mother board...
> >
> > Would anyone concur with this reasoning?
> >
> > Please Advise!
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
>
> There should be come changes related to how we ran the mouse daemon
> coming in 9.1-BETA1 which fixes this. Is this still on 9.0, or the
> snapshot?
>
>
> --
> Kris Moore
> PC-BSD Software
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