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On Wed, 2005-11-02 at 07:45 -0500, Mark Haney wrote:
> I did something kind of stupid, when I first installed Gentoo, I left my
> usb optical mouse connected to my laptop. After install that mouse
> works fine, but the synaptics touchpad does not. Any good hints on how
> to make it work? I've emerged synaptics, but that hasn't help, so there
> must be something else. Should I rebuild my xorg.conf file?
This isn't a gentoo-amd64 question, but my guess is that your xorg.conf
points to the usb mouse. The synaptics probably comes up as a normal
psaux mouse. Simply adding another mouse device section should do it.
Google should be able to find this for you. ("synaptics device section")
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