No mouse acceleration in latest Git

Simon Thum simon.thum at
Wed Nov 24 14:44:39 PST 2010

On 11/23/2010 06:33 AM, Joel Feiner wrote:
> Mouse acceleration seems to have gone away as of a week or so ago.  I'm not
> sure which component did it and I don't recall when it actually changed
> since I use Linux now irregularly and only update once in a while.
Yes, It's a known problem originating from the recent masked valuators
introduction.  I patched what's obvious but that didn't fix it, so if
you want to help out just go ahead ;)

> I have only one file in my /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d, which is to change some
> settings for my Radeon card.  There are not settings for input and I use the
> default HAL config (which will probably go away soon as HAL is dead).  My
> xorg.0.log is attached but it did not seem to shed any light on the issue.
>  Of note is that the Gentoo build of Xorg, which calls itself (as
> opposed to the Git build, which calls itself, works just fine.
>  The config files are exactly the same when I switch between the two.  So
> there must be something wrong with the code.
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