Re: USB-Mouse-Bug in 2.4.16-8 ?
Greg KH (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fri, 19 Apr 2002 09:28:56 -0700
On Tue, Apr 16, 2002 at 12:39:07PM +0200, email@example.com wrote:
> Dear Mailing List,
> I've discovered that even if I insmod (or modprobe) the proper USB modules
> for my 2.4.16 kernel, and if I use the USB mouse afterwards,
> "lsmod" reveals that the modules seem to be "(0) unused" - despite the USB
> mouse is in action!
> Users of the 2.4.18-kernel affirmed same kernel behaviour.
> If I rmmod the USB modules, they subsequently allow to be removed from
> kernelspace, and the USB mouse cursor , ofcourse , stops instantly -
> despite he was just in use.
> Is this a bug or a feature? :-)
This is the way the module was designed, so yes it's a feature :)
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