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Bug 163542

Summary: Installer fails to select correct mouse type.
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Steven W. Orr <steveo>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team <anaconda-maint-list>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Mike McLean <mikem>
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Description Steven W. Orr 2005-07-18 18:47:18 UTC
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Description of problem:
I tried to install FC4 onto a slightly older PC with a Logitech Serial Mouseman 3button mouse. When the install cd was running, it claimed that it found a generic 2button PS2 mouse. But when the graphical install came up the mouse was dead.

I was able to go forward by selecting the text install.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install CD
2. System finds generic 2button PS2 mouse instead of Logitech 3 button Mouseman

Actual Results:  I rebooted into text install to avoid use of mouse.

Expected Results:  Mouse should have been responsive.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Paul Nasrat 2005-07-18 19:02:04 UTC
Serial mice are not supported within anaconda.