I have a logitech mx510 mouse with USB-PS2 converter connected to a D-Link DKVM-2 KVM switch. When I come back to either my Ubuntu or Kubuntu machine, the scroll stops working. With Debian Sid (I used sid before warty) I solved this in the german debianforum.de (http://www.debianforum.de/forum/viewtopic.php?t=26704&postdays=0&postorder=asc) by editing my grub.conf: kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.7-1-k7 root=/dev/hda1 "psmouse.proto=imps" ro Unfortunately this works not with Ubuntu. You might as well ask, "Why is Microsoft selling a line of mouses which are not compatible with a huge, pre-existing installed base of KVM switches?"After all, the KVM switch has Check This Out
on my old no-name kvm, the ps2 converter would work, but the picture is much better on the cybex craneApril 21st, 2005, 10:44 PMhi folks! I read a lot about troubles with ps/2 mice on a kvm switch (there's something screwed up with the psmouse.c in the 2.6.x kernels). Basically picking a KVM switch and picking input devices is a trial-n-error process Electro View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by The KVM switch is PS/2 only, no USB ports.
DoubleTap Ars Tribunus Militum Tribus: Ashburn, Va Registered: Dec 3, 2000Posts: 2900 Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2002 6:16 pm I would never think of using a wheeled mouse with my Apex Also if anyone could point me in the direction of some documentation that explains what the various proto arguments mean ... TheDoctor LXF regular Posts: 325Joined: Mon Jan 02, 2006 9:02 pm Top Belkin USB & PS/2 KVM by ollie » Sun Jul 19, 2009 5:13 am Belkin did make a Belkin F1dc108h Keyboard Not Working The best way to fix it is write up a patch for the kernel.
However, the new Dell doesn't have PS/2 ports and I can't get the machine to detect the mouse and keyboard (at all) unless I plug them in directly. You might want to research all their models before making a choice - if you make a choice, because it sounds as though wylie has identified the problem in your present woifiApril 21st, 2005, 09:22 PMno problems with a usb to ps/2 converter here, I'm using a Logitech MX700 have you edited your /etc/modules? http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/4806074 USB to PS2 adaptors are usually PASSIVE, whereas PS2 to USB need to be ACTIVE.
This is one: CS1734B which may or may not be what you are after. Belkin 4 Port Kvm Switch The Belkin web site seems to be in pieces and is absolutely no use. at the prompt, type: sudo gedit /etc/modules a new window ( the gedit program) opens up with the "modules" file shown (it's just a text-like file) Add the line "psmouse proto=exps" Report Inappropriate Content Message 2 of 5 (920 Views) Reply 0 Kudos chd584 Posts: 4 Registered: 09-04-2014 Re: F1DZ104T and IntelliMouse Optical Light Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to
All rights reserved. The scroll part did'nt work (IIRC) until I installed Intellipoint on my windows boxen though. Belkin Kvm Switch Keyboard Mouse Not Working Belkin don't tell you the VGA input is needed, but it doesn't work without it. Belkin Kvm Console Keyboard Not Working lp mousedev psmouse sbp2 sr_mod psmouse proto=exps tmarthalJune 22nd, 2006, 01:09 AMI also had the same problem with my PS2 mouse and a linkskey LKV-S02 KVM (same as LKV-S04).
Here's what my modules file looks like: # /etc/modules: kernel modules to load at boot time. # # This file contains the names of kernel modules that should be loaded # http://giltronix.com/not-working/belkin-mouse-not-working.html Does it work on the new motherboard when directly attached to the PS/2 port? Shut down and plugged the mouse and adapter into the dual adapter. I could connect to servers "TS1" and "KAV" but not server "FPS". Belkin Soho Kvm Mouse Not Working
that I needed to hookup with it) IceStorm Moderator et Subscriptor Registered: Nov 26, 1999Posts: 18787 Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2002 11:25 pm quote:The Omniview SE 2-port does not support firmwater Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 03-02-2014, 10:46 PM #2 bagner Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2010 Posts: 6 OS: XP SP3, Windows 7 Pro & Ultimate, Server Mouse control prior to switching had been fine, and it was only upon return that I was experiecing problems. http://giltronix.com/not-working/belkin-kvm-mouse-not-working.html The keyboard works fine through either the mother board or USB adapter, but the mouse will not work through either.
The Doctor View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by The Doctor Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this I bought an IO Gear kvm about a year ago and it's still humming along. Report Inappropriate Content Message 4 of 5 (902 Views) Reply 0 Kudos chd584 Posts: 4 Registered: 09-04-2014 Re: F1DZ104T and IntelliMouse Optical Light Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to
Mrs Anderson Cabling and Network Cards 3 02-07-2012 10:43 AM [SOLVED] USB mouse issue. I have been trying to install Hardy on a Dell Precision 670 using a Belkin 2-port KVM switch. The Wireless desktop has a PS/2 keyboard port and a USB mouse port. Brandon Kahler "Tinkerer from Hell" Moderator et Subscriptor Registered: Jan 10, 2001Posts: 5135 Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2002 10:16 pm Because there are other mice in the world.And because Belkins major
Ever? Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. the method of adding in grub.conf.. navigate here The last usb/ps/2 converter didn't work).
BTW, what is the email for that guy at Belkin? 22 posts Ars Technica > Forums > Hardware & Tweaking > Other Hardware Jump to: Select a forum ------------------ Hardware & This fix worked for me, although my mouse problems weren't as severe as yours. I learned this early on - it does not surprise me that you say this. Having trouble installing a piece of hardware?
hth woifi I have the above problem with ubuntu, could you explain in a bit more detail how to do this, I am a complete novice with linux Thanks for any Go to Solution. Thats what I figured I'd have to do.I am 100% percent sure that it's not a problem with the keyboard, mouse, monitor or either of the machines. Your setup seems quite reasonable - assuming you're using all 3 'ports' kbd, mouse and display dpawson Posts: 1Joined: Wed Jul 29, 2009 5:39 pm Top by TheDoctor » Wed
Compatible and certified with WindowsÂ® 95, 98, 2000, WindowsÂ® NT, NovellÂ® Netware 5, TurboLinux and all LinuxÂ® distributions. I also let the computer boot completely with each of the options added. 3. Compatible and certified with WindowsÂ® 95, 98, 2000, WindowsÂ® NT, NovellÂ® Netware 5, TurboLinux and all LinuxÂ® distributions. However, the new Dell doesn't have PS/2 ports and I can't get the machine to detect the mouse and keyboard (at all) unless I plug them in directly.
I mean, the computer *wouldn't* know that you are on a KVM switch, right? Instead of useing the physical button to switch computers, use the hot key combo