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anybody?
post #22 of 32
How many buttons and what is the problem?
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3 button scroll wheel, 2 side buttons, 2 regular buttons

scroll wheel buttons don't work, but the wheel itself does, and side buttons don't work
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Code:
Option         "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
and maybe
Code:
Option "ButtonMapping" "1 2 3 4 5 6 7"
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i'm gonna try using the one you posted on page 1 and see if that works.
post #26 of 32
Resolution and sample rate are specific to certain mice, and remember your mouse is 7 buttons (the max supported by xorg).
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post #27 of 32
Thanks Hobo,

Didn't quite work for me but this did: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.p...=mouse+buttons

Apparently the sequence in "ButtonMapping" is the key

Maybe this will help someone else.

Logitech MX600 and Ubuntu 7.04
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post #28 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by cinajohn View Post
Thanks Hobo,

Didn't quite work for me but this did: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.p...=mouse+buttons

Apparently the sequence in "ButtonMapping" is the key

Maybe this will help someone else.

Logitech MX600 and Ubuntu 7.04
Do you know if that coding is specific to Ubuntu 7.04 or might it be available to Mandriva as well? I use the same exact mouse you do and would LOVE to get it working correctly.
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Xorg is independent of the distro, so as long as they don't use any ubuntu specific commands(and it appears they don't) then it'll work on other distros too.
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post #30 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by dangerousHobo View Post
Xorg is independent of the distro, so as long as they don't use any ubuntu specific commands(and it appears they don't) then it'll work on other distros too.
Sweet Next time I boot back into Linux I'll refer back to this thread and update my xorg.conf file.


EDIT** No dice. Didn't work. I dunno what gives.
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