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Bug 83508 - mouse movement locks up console interface
Summary: mouse movement locks up console interface
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gpm
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Eido Inoue
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-05 01:40 UTC by Folen Dabol
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:50 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-02-08 00:25:16 UTC

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Description Folen Dabol 2003-02-05 01:40:11 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)

Description of problem:
Kernel 2.4.18-19 on Celeron 533, dlink rtl8139 ethernet, 
Nvidia TNT2 vga, generic ps/2 keyboard, wheel ps/2 mouse, 
no USB or other devices connected.
System works fine if mouse is unplugged or gpm is stopped.
After starting gpm, upon any mouse movement, the keyboard will lock up.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
3.start gpm
4.move mouse


Actual Results:  keyborard not responding, locks up console. 

Expected Results:  mouse should works

Additional info:

I've also tried logitech ps2 mouse with and without wheel.
Serial mice works fine

Comment 1 Folen Dabol 2003-02-08 00:25:16 UTC
I've forgotten an old non pnp scsi zip controller....
The system doesn't report it but irq 12 is locked by controller itself.

Folen Dabol


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