[quake2] Highly erratic mouse behavior

Michel Dänzer michel at daenzer.net
Wed Feb 9 00:32:18 EST 2005

On Tue, 2005-02-08 at 12:45 -0500, Tom Murphy wrote:
> Well I've switched the mouse from the PS/2 port (via USB->PS/2 adapter)
> to directly into the USB port and the same problem occurs.
> I've found if I try to aim and fire, it will lag slightly, and of
> course, reacting, I overcompensate and end up moving too far one way or
> the other. It's as if the mouse is lagging behind my movements.

This sounds like it could be caused by the Quake renderer getting too
far ahead of the hardware. Is gl_finish enabled?

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