mouse gets stuck on second screen
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Mon Jun 7 12:22:57 PDT 2010
On Sat, Jun 5, 2010 at 2:11 PM, David Bridgham <dab at froghouse.org> wrote:
> I run a Debian system with two Radeon HD 2600 Pro video cards, each
> with two monitors. Until a few months ago this was working fine.
> Then an update came in and Xorg started segfaulting on startup. I
> found that if I arranged the two monitors on a given card horizontally
> instead of vertically, it stopped segfaulting but now had a new
> problem. If I move the mouse cursor to the screen defined by the
> second video card, it can never come back to the first. It gets stuck
> over there.
> It seems this must be something simple in my config file but I can not
> figure it out. Any suggestions? Thanks.
> Section "ServerLayout"
> Identifier "X.org Configured"
> # Screen 0 "Screen0" 0 0
> # Screen 1 "Screen1" Above "Screen0"
> Screen 0 "Screen0"
> Screen 1 "Screen1" Below "Screen0"
> InputDevice "Mouse0" "CorePointer"
> InputDevice "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"
So, this is zaphod mode with the radeonhd driver. Maybe you can try
using the radeon driver? I know there have been some fixes recently to
zaphod mode, although I don't know if that will fix the input issues.
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