Wacom Intuos3 A4 with FreeBSD.

PeterAnkerstål uchman at home.se
Tue Apr 26 12:28:22 PDT 2005

On Tue, 26 Apr 2005 21:15:18 +0200
Hans Petter Selasky <hselasky at c2i.net> wrote:

> On Tuesday 26 April 2005 20:40, Peter Ankerstål wrote:
> > I have a Wacom Intuos3 A4 (USB) and want it to run under FreeBSD.
> > When I boot my computer it says:
> > ums0: Tablet PTZ-630, rev 1.10/1.02, addr 2, iclass 3/1
> > ums0: 3 buttons and Z dir.
> >
> Seeing this, your mouse should be recognized by the system. And if 
> "ps aux | grep usbd" shows "/usr/sbin/usbd", a white arrow should show up on 
> the screeen if you move your USB mouse, before starting X.
Wacom Intuos3 is a Tablet and I have usbd running.
And when I start X it tells me it will use ums0 as mouse but it will not
work at all. 

> > But I've heard that the USB devices will not work under FBSD due
> > to lack of kernel-support. Anyone here who knows something about
> > it?
wacom(4) tells me that only the serial tablets will work under FreeBSD
but some guys att wacom told me that it could work on FreeBSD.
> Some USB-drivers have to be loaded manually using "kldload", when using the 
> system-default kernel.
> For more information about how to configure ums under X, see "man ums".
> --

Peter Ankerstål.

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