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Re: [Fedora-xen] usb tablet support?



On Thu, Mar 20, 2008 at 01:13:45PM +0000, Tom Horsley wrote:
> I'm having a heck of a time discovering if I can actually make the mouse
> behave via usb tablet support or not.
> 
> I've added usb=1 and usbdevice='tablet' to my fedora 8 HVM config file,
> but the mouse seems to act exactly the same way (however the qemu tablet
> device does show up in the /proc input device description, so it is getting
> defined).
> 
> I suspect I need to do something to explicitly fix the xorg.conf file to
> use the evdev driver (or whatever it is called) and absolute cursor
> positioning, but I am having a heck of a time find any example xorg.conf
> file to try.
> 
> Is it actually supposed to be possible to make this work these days?
> Anyone have a working xorg.conf from a fedora 8 HVM that demonstrates
> correct mouse tracking in the vnc console?

 Section "InputDevice"
   Name "Mouse0"
   Driver "evdev"
   Option "Name" "QEMU 0.8.2 QEMU USB Tablet"
   Option "Mode" "Absolute"
 EndSection

And make sure Mouse0 is listed as your core pointer in the ServerLayout
section.

The 'Name' field there may need to be changed - I can't remember what name
the F8 Xen QEMU exports. This example was from original F7. Look in the
/proc/bus/input/devices file for actual name.

Dan.
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