Mouse-wheel problem

Asked by Simon D Drew on 2012-11-09

A recent package update has suddenly enabled my mousewheel, so I can now scroll in browser windows. However, the windows start to scroll by themselves without me using the mouse or keyboard, so maybe there is a bug in the driver somewhere. My system is upto date (12.04 LTS).

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Simon D Drew
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2012-11-09
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Simon D Drew (simondaviddrew) said : #1

For the sake of completeness, my mouse is a Logitech radio mouse -so the problem is probably something to do with signal polling. I have now tried with a traditional USB mouse, and there is no spurious scrolling.