ZAxisMapping doesn't work on Mouse

Evan K. Langlois Evan at
Thu Sep 30 13:00:50 PDT 2004

Try this:

Section "InputDevice"
        Identifier  "Mouse0"
        Driver      "mouse"
        Option      "Protocol" "IMPS/2"
        Option      "Device" "/dev/mouse"
        Option          "Buttons"       "5"
        Option          "ZAxisMapping"  "4 5"

On Thu, 2004-09-30 at 13:23, fis at wrote:

> hi all,
> I tried the following config:
> Section "InputDevice"
>         Identifier  "Mouse0"
>         Driver      "mouse"
>         Option      "Buttons" "3"
>         Option      "Emulate3Buttons" "false"  # (is this still necessary at all?)
>         Option      "Protocol" "auto"
>         Option      "Device" "/dev/mouse"
>         Option      "ZAxisMapping" "Y"
> EndSection
> Which had the wrong effect: Mouse pointer moves up and down when using
> the wheel.  However, the wheel didn't cause any X events visible to
> xev(1) when mapped to buttons N1 through N2 resp. N4 as discribed in
> the manual.
> Is there anything else to try?  Is it correct that the mouse *should*
> work (as the "Y" setting does)?
> It's a gentoo xorg system (x11-base/xorg-x11 6.7.0-r1); I can put more
> hardware specs online if anybody wants to know.
> thanks a lot,
> matthias
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Thank You,
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