Ali Sobhi wrote: > I have a laptop (Thinkpad T60) which is attached to a Belkin KVM. There > are other > Linux and Windows systems attached to the same KVM. > I'm using a docking station and PS/2 mouse and keyboard. > > When I boot my laptop in the docking station, the keyboard and mouse > (PS/2) work fine. > As soon as I switch to other systems and come back to the laptop, the > mouse stops working. > > I have to attach a USB mouse to the back of the docking station to get a > mouse which is very inconvenient. > > How can I send a "configure device" event or similar to udev to make it > facilitate configuration of the PS/2 mouse? > I know I have to do it every time I switch away from the laptop and come > back to it. > > > The KVM is supposed to keep the signal for mouse for all the systems. > other systems don't exhibit similar problem. > It may be that this is the KVM problem but nonetheless the question > remains: how can I send a signal /event to udev to force it to configure > the PS/2 mouse? or keep the system from removing PS/2 from active > devices once it has been configured? > Please do not post in HTML! man udevcontrol Also take a look at udevtrigger. Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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