Norberto Meijome freebsd at
Thu Nov 23 17:32:29 PST 2006

On Thu, 23 Nov 2006 22:20:50 -0200
"Reginaldo Tavares" <regi.ntavares at> wrote:

> I am trying to install a Fbsd  6.1 in a desktop with an optical mouse.
> The xorg.conf file has /dev/sysmouse and protocol auto,
> but I it is not working.

do you have moused running? (i.e., is your mouse running on the text-based
virtual console?) if it is, then run xorgcfg, take all the defaults and
it'll/should just work.

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