Problem with xorg & 8.0-RC2

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Fri Nov 13 17:15:28 UTC 2009

On Fri, Nov 13, 2009 at 10:06 AM, Dwayne MacKinnon <dmk at> wrote:

> Hi all,
> A while back, there was a problem with running moused and xorg at the same
> time. Basically, the system would have problems with opening the mouse
> device
> twice and you'd have a situation where xevents wouldn't occur until the
> mouse
> was moved. (Example: typing in an xterm the text wouldn't appear until you
> moved the mouse.)
> That problem was solved. However, I just upgraded my workstation to
> 8.0-RC2,
> and I've found the same sort of behaviour. Killing the moused appears to
> fix
> it.
> I was wondering if anyone else is seeing behaviour like this?
> Cheers,
Did you follow entry 20090309 in /usr/src/UPDATING and /usr/ports/UPDATING?

Adam Vande More

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