Kernel Bug Tracker – Bug 14264
ehci problem - mouse dead on scroll
Last modified: 2009-10-13 20:38:32 UTC
Subject : 2.6.31 ehci problem - mouse dead on scroll
Submitter : Volker Armin Hemmann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date : 2009-09-12 7:46
References : http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=125274202707893&w=4
Handled-By : Alan Stern <email@example.com>
Notify-Also : Oliver Neukum <firstname.lastname@example.org>
This entry is being used for tracking a regression from 2.6.30. Please don't
close it until the problem is fixed in the mainline.
On Tuesday 13 October 2009, Volker Armin Hemmann wrote:
> On Dienstag 13 Oktober 2009, Alan Stern wrote:
> > On Mon, 12 Oct 2009, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> > > This message has been generated automatically as a part of a report
> > > of regressions introduced between 2.6.30 and 2.6.31.
> > >
> > > The following bug entry is on the current list of known regressions
> > > introduced between 2.6.30 and 2.6.31. Please verify if it still should
> > > be listed and let me know (either way).
> > >
> > >
> > > Bug-Entry : http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14264
> > > Subject : ehci problem - mouse dead on scroll
> > > Submitter : Volker Armin Hemmann <email@example.com>
> > > Date : 2009-09-12 7:46 (30 days old)
> > > References : http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=125274202707893&w=4
> > > Handled-By : Alan Stern <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > This is probably a hardware problem in the mouse or the Logitech
> > receiver. It affected both EHCI and OHCI, and it was not reproducible
> > with a different mouse. But Volker hasn't reported any results since
> > the end of September.
> > Volker, another good test would be to try plugging your mouse into
> > someone else's computer.
> > Alan Stern
> yeah, that is a problem - I am pretty 'alone' in regard of linux users. I know
> very few, and they have either only servers without X or run some stable
> distributions with old kernels.
> It is probably hardware related. I have tried two other mice and both were ok.
> Both had a lesser resolution and were slower, but that shouldn't make any
> I wanted to try some of the 32-rcs to see if they make any difference but the
> reiser4 for 2.6.31 patch does not result in a buildable kernel anymore, thanks
> to changes in writeback.h. So all I can say is:
> 2.6.31 is ok with the logitech, using ehci+hub+Translator settings and that is
> good enough for me.
> every other mouse is ok with either ohci or attached to the hub.