Keyboard lock with USB mouse and XFree86

Matthew Gibbins mgibbins at
Mon Jan 14 07:57:29 EST 2002

  I seem to have encountered an odd problem. I finally plugged a USB
  mouse into my box and it works great. It even works with gpm. 
  However, whenever I start X the keyboard locks up though the mouse is
  Has anybody else encountered a similar problem with USB mouse/PS2
 I'm not advocating that anyone take up emacs.
 Not even me: at my age, I'd be more likely to try bungee-jumping. 
 It's easier, and has less risk of causing permanent brain damage.
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