Problem with Mouse in GUI

Simon Simon
Mon Jul 21 11:38:39 BST 2003

does the mouse work in the console? (non-gui)

also when setting up x try using /dev/sysmouse or the auto setting.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "dhunt" <dhunt at>
To: <freebsd-users at>
Sent: Friday, July 18, 2003 1:07 AM
Subject: Problem with Mouse in GUI

> I am having problems with a mouse in the GIU.
> When I do the system setup for the mouse, it all reads good and seems to
> work fine.  It's a PS2 Mouse MS compat.  I have tried 3 different meeces.
> When I enter either of the installed GUIs, the mouse seems to display at
> first until I touch the mouse or the GUI fully loads.  At that time, it
> seems to go to the first line of the screen or completely off the screen.
> When I move the mouse, it starts attempting to give me the first line
> while flashing.  I stop the mouse and it's gone.  It appears that the
> vertical and horizontal are haywire.
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