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IntelliMouse ???

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I just got an IntelliMouse ... it works fine as a 2 buttons PS/2 mouse. But how can I use the wheel at least as a thirs button ?
May be using it as a serial Microsoft mice will work ? (I can not try this as I do not have the proper converter)
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cedric earned 300 total points
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For now, it is not possible to use the middle roller under linux.
It's a windows 95 only (for now) feature. It's like some HP printers, they can only be used from windows 95 or NT.

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The above answer is incorrect. See this web site for details on how to configure Linux to recognize the Intellimouse wheel:

http://www.inria.fr/koala/colas/mouse-wheel-scroll/

(and now, I'd like my 10 points back ;)
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