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From: David van Hoose <davidvh@cox.net>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: joe.korty@ccur.com, Nils Holland <nils@ravishing.de>,
	Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>
Subject: Re: [2.4.21-rc1] USB Trackball broken
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 2003 21:28:02 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <3EA74BB2.7040904@cox.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <3EA74063.5040808@cox.net>

David van Hoose wrote:
> Joe Korty wrote:
> 
>> Hi David, Nils,
>>
>> Nils, you have
>>
>>     CONFIG_USB_HIDINPUT=y
>>
>> which is correct.  David, you have
>>
>>     CONFIG_USB_HIDINPUT=m
>>
>> which is an illegal setting.  You must have hand-edited your config file
>> to get this.  My guess is, the '=m' is being treated as 'not set'.
>>
>> You also need to have CONFIG_INPUT (Input core support section) set.
>> If this is not set you will not see the CONFIG_USB_HIDINPUT question
>> come up in the USB section.
> 
> 
> Actually I didn't.. Blame RedHat. I used their config for the template 
> for my kernel so I'd have fairly good compatibility. I'm compiling a 
> kernel now to see if that was the bug.

This was it! I now have a working trackball! Thanks all of you who 
helped me out. I'll post a bug report to RedHat now. :-)

Thanks!
David


      reply	other threads:[~2003-04-24  2:16 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-04-23 16:54 [2.4.21-rc1] USB Trackball broken David van Hoose
2003-04-23 17:21 ` Greg KH
2003-04-23 17:30   ` David van Hoose
2003-04-23 17:39     ` Greg KH
2003-04-24  0:45     ` Joe Korty
2003-04-23 19:34 ` Nils Holland
2003-04-23 19:49   ` David van Hoose
2003-04-23 20:16     ` Greg KH
2003-04-23 21:38       ` David van Hoose
2003-04-23 22:34         ` Nils Holland
2003-04-23 22:43           ` David van Hoose
2003-04-24  1:16           ` Joe Korty
2003-04-24  1:39             ` David van Hoose
2003-04-24  2:28               ` David van Hoose [this message]

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