Mouse not working in XFree86

Brian Somers brian at Awfulhak.org
Wed Jul 12 01:49:09 BST 2000


> On Mon, Jul 10, 2000 at 11:30:18AM +0100, Tony Balazs wrote:
> > I have just attempted to set up Xfree86 and seem to have it functioning 
> > (menus work via the keyboard, for instance) but... my mouse doesn't respond.  
> > It's a 2-button + wheel MS mouse (Intellimouse) into serial Port 1, which 
> > I have now called /dev/ttyd1 (when I had /dev/ttyd0 Xfree86 refused to run 
> > at all, with a port in use error message).
> 
> Try /dev/cuaa1 instead.

Or /dev/sysmouse (using the MouseSystems protocol) if you've got 
moused enabled.

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