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Bug 163542 - Installer fails to select correct mouse type.
Summary: Installer fails to select correct mouse type.
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 4
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Mike McLean
URL:
Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2005-07-18 18:47 UTC by Steven W. Orr
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-07-18 19:02:04 UTC


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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.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Always

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

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.


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