[arch-general] Wheel Problem

Guillermo Leira gleira at gleira.com
Thu Feb 5 11:53:11 EST 2009

Gnome. And the same in all the other physical and virtual machines.

I forgot to mention this: I copied the vmware server vmdk files, and booted it in virtualbox. I just removed open-vm-tools and installed the Vbox Guest Additions, and it works fine...


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De: arch-general-bounces at archlinux.org [mailto:arch-general-bounces at archlinux.org] En nombre de David Rosenstrauch
Enviado el: jueves, 05 de febrero de 2009 17:08
Para: General Discusson about Arch Linux
Asunto: Re: [arch-general] Wheel Problem

Guillermo Leira wrote:
> Hello!
> I have installed Arch in a virtual machine. I'm using the xorg
> hotplugging option. I have an annoying problem: When I try to scroll
> up using the wheel mouse, I scroll down (a lot). I have used xev to
> see what was xorg receiving from the mouse. Wheel down sends one
> "button 5" event, but wheel up sends about twenty "button 5".
> I have several other VMs in the same computer, and all of them work
> fine. I also have some other Arch VMs in other computers, and they
> work fine. I can't find why this one does not work...
> I have tried to modify the hal configuration files, evdev and vmmouse
> drivers, but no luck. Any suggestions?
> Best Regards,
> Guillermo Leira

Which desktop/window manager are you using in the VM?


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