USB mouse frozen under X
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Tue Jun 10 10:46:25 PDT 2003
----- Original Message -----
From: "Robert Huff" <roberthuff at rcn.com>
To: <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Tuesday, June 10, 2003 10:30 AM
Subject: USB mouse frozen under X
> I'm attempting to switch to an all-USB set-up, and can't get
> the mouse to work under X. (I don't use it elsewhere, so moused is
> possible, but disfavored.)
> Symptoms: X starts; keyboard is fine; mouse cursor appears
> but is frozen centered horizontally and about 2/3 of the way down
> the screen. Clicking any button has no effect. Changing the mouse
> (to a MS IntelliMouse) has no effect.
> The _exact_ same set-up works perfectly under WinME.
> Appropriate bits of configuration and log files are appended.
> I've checked the FAQ and the Handbook, and searched the
> archives for the mailing lists and comp.unix.freebsd.misc - found
> Anyone have a clue what I'm missing?
> Robert Huff
> Section "InputDevice"
> Identifier "Mouse0"
> Driver "mouse"
> Option "Protocol" "auto"
> Option "Device" "/dev/ums0"
> # Option "Buttons" "5"
> # Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
> # Option "Emulate3Buttons"
> # Option "ChordMiddle"
You might try setting the device to /dev/sysmouse. That should get you
cooking with gas... HTH,
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