vmmouse and GPM (console mouse)

Vinay Reddy vinayvinay at gmail.com
Wed Apr 16 08:32:42 PDT 2008

>  I have patched GPM to work with VMWare mouse.
>  At init I do same thing as vmmouse from xorg.
>  So
>  1) VMMouseClient_Enable
>  2) VMMouseClient_RequestAbsolute
>  And than I handle input using VMMouseClient_GetInput.
>  And it works. Mouse moves correctly and I can also ungrab. (move out of
> vmware window works).
>  But I can't get back - grab is not working automatically. I need to click
> to window and than mouse works fine.

Of the top of my head, I can't seem to think of anything that would
cause it. I'd give it a give this a try; would it be possible for you
to send me the patch to gpm?


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