[ale] Mouse semi-failing

Pete Hardie pete.hardie at gmail.com
Wed Aug 31 09:55:58 EDT 2022

More info, in case it rings a bell with someone
mouse starts up working normally, then switches to reversed buttons, then
stops. Suspending the laptop and resuming restores normal operation.
I'm suspecting something with the USB port now, but so not know where to
look for hints

On Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 8:36 AM Pete Hardie <pete.hardie at gmail.com> wrote:

> That was one of my thoughts as well, but a corded mouse also was failing,
> as well as the touchpad.
> On Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 12:55 AM Steve Litt via Ale <ale at ale.org> wrote:
>> On Sat, 2022-08-27 at 20:51 -0400, Pete Hardie via Ale wrote:
>> > Fedora 36. Today, the mouse stopped working to select windows or scroll
>> > within a window. Any suggestions welcome
>> > Tia
>> My mice all have batteries. When I have a mouse malfunction, my first
>> move is to
>> replace the batteries. I coat the top and bottom of the batteries with
>> electronics
>> lubricant to limit fretting corrosion and other types of corrosion.
>> My experience has been that if I have repeated problems "fixed" by
>> pulling in and
>> out the dongle, replacing the batteries is called for.
>> SteveT
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