Potential issue with xorg-x11-drv-evdev ( 2.0.4-1 on fedora 9)

Rui Tiago Cação Matos tiagomatos at gmail.com
Sat Sep 20 16:23:08 PDT 2008

2008/9/20 Nikolay Karasev <nkarasev at gmail.com>:
> My yesterday's update of Fedora 9 installed these updates
> xorg-x11-drv-evdev version 2.0.4-1
> xorg-x11-server-Xorg 1.5.0-1
> xorg-x11-server-common 1.5.0-1
> Suddenly right after that on next reboot my Logitech keyboard and
> mouse stopped working. The keyboard and a mouse are both wireless and
> connect through the same receiver to a USB port. After rebooting again
> the keyboard started working, but mouse is just dead.
> Checked batteries and checked same mouse/keyboard on windoes on the
> same PC- all working just fine.
> Wired PS/2 mouse and wired USB trackball device both work fine (on fedora).
> I suspect there is something in xorg-x11-drv-evdev or another package
> that rendered my mouse inoperable.
> Is this a known issue? What else can I check?

It happened to me, though only the keyboard stopped working. Anyway it
seems it was an oversight and new packages with the fix are already
built. Grab them at


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