Linux, on the other hand, does not work with these now “old” technology devices which have been out for years and are popular choices. I assume that this is the normal time for the RF to make connection. Normally it should not ask you for a PIN code. I tried Blueman as amedee suggested but it does not work better. Several attempts may be required before it shows up. I used Ubuntu for two years and rather liked it.

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IMO, as this makes an installation unusable until they find this bug report and implement the workaround it’s worth more than a Low priority. May 3rd, 1.

Linux and the mouse – MozillaZine Knowledge Base

Extra Keys with Linux Try setkeycodes for Linux I tried to put the link here but this site won’t let me Write in terminal hidd -s but don’t hit Enter yet. This article will continue to focus on a particular Linux distribution and a particular mouse, but it also includes sections for other mice, other distributions and of course a notation section on each step of the HOWTO.


The documentation found from an internet search was somewhat incomplete and spread out and sometimes even non-existent. For Bluetooth, I have also been unable to get Linux to see any more than the Keyboard and mouse. I personnaly had no problem compiling it, I just had to install netpbm-devel and glib2.

Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. I just installed ubuntu Hmmm, updated to latest Kernel and the workaround stopped working.

Linux and the mouse

BB code is On. In the lijux properties you should see the devices MAC addresses, now write them down, in fact if you want write down any other devices mac address you intend to use like your wii mote ;p.

I’m the bearer of bad news – no, other bluetooth devices don’t work. Do you really want to report this comment? All arguments to the contrary are religous dogma devolving to zealotry. Minus the media keys not working of course. Logitech MX combo keyboard and mouse on bluetooth will work: But they do send me a birthday e-mail every year anyway. lonux

Linux, on the other hand, does not work with these now “old” technology devices which have been out for years and are popular choices. Anyway, you probably know more about this than I do.


Logitech MX Bluetooth Mouse and Keyboard Support

There are only linyx kinds of people in this world Now you have your devices mac addresses you now just need to do the following But the hardware problems eventually just became too cumbersome to deal with. Once I logged in, I had a Bluetooth icon on the top panel. Logitech MX doesn’t connect via bluetooth under ubuntu. I must say tho this is quite faux pass.

I press the connect button on my MX mouse and enter “hcitool scan”, then I got: Having a problem logging in? The workaround at post 31 worked here on Repeat the procedure for the mouse.

Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. I still can’t get my keyboard and mouse to work on boot. Logitech MX via bluetooth. Pairing does finally work now, as well as file transfer between Bluetooth devices.