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I installed Debian 6 on my Macbook in a dualboot configuration. Everything is working fine, except for the keyboard.

As I'm typing, I see the mouse arrow moving a bit and strange things happen, such as text under the arrow becomes highlighted or clicked. Other things such as Right-Click, selecting text and other mouse-related events also happen.

It's really hard to type like this! Does anyone have any ideas of what might be the cause and how I can fix this?

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Have logged out and in again? Have you restarted the whole system? What Desktop Environment are you using? – Tshepang Mar 6 '11 at 20:08
Yes, I have done all that. I'm using Gnome. I have no idea what it can be... – Bernardo Oliveira Mar 10 '11 at 2:24
Could you include the output of xinput list? (xinput is also the package name) Sounds like your keyboard is taken to be a mouse, too - I had a similar issue with an Apple wireless keyboard detected as a mouse (without any weird behavior following, but it just reminds me) – sr_ Oct 18 '11 at 11:32

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