upgraded to 8, no mouse is broken

Warren Block wblock at wonkity.com
Fri Dec 11 04:38:05 UTC 2009

On Thu, 10 Dec 2009, Glen Barber wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 9:55 PM, mpd <mpd at jesters-court.net> wrote:
>> I just updated my system from 7.2 to 8.0 STABLE. What do I need to do to
>> make my mouse work in X again? This system has an unbroken chain of
>> fbsd since 2.2.6, but I'm about to drop it due to this. This is
>> horrible.
> Since you have given no information on what the symptoms are, nor on
> what you have tried, I'll take a long-shot here:
> Have a look ate the 20090124/20090123 entries of /usr/ports/UPDATING

That information was current a year ago, but is outdated now.  Please 
see the Handbook section on X11 configuration instead:


More specifically, AllowEmptyInput is a source of problems:


-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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