I have the Razer Deathadder mouse (left handed edition) and some of the buttons don't work on Linux. For example the back and forwards buttons on the side, pressed by the thumb don't work and pressing down on the scroll wheel doesn't do anything. As far as I can tell Razer hasn't come out with software for Linux.
Update: as per Journeyman Geek's recommendation I'm trying to install a third party configuration tool but I'm stuck at the
Update 2: as per Dennis' comment I have installed the configuration utility and have copied razer.conf to
/etc/razer.conf what is the next step?
I'm using the latest version of Mint Linux. What must I do to get this functionality?
I found a file that gives me a window that looks like it's for setting configuration but none of the options have anything in the list when I click on them
ps ax | grep razer
1935 ? S 0:00 /usr/local/sbin/razerd -f -B -P /run/razerd/razerd.pid 4210 pts/0 S+ 0:00 grep --colour=auto razer
I forgot to mention that Linux is running in VMware Player. Here is the output of