NetScroll+ ps/2 optical mouse fixed in FreeBSD 5.1

Lee Hinkleman leehinkl at
Wed Nov 5 20:03:02 PST 2003

I fixed yesterday's mouse problem, sort of, by adding the line


to the file /boot/device.hints

I'm not sure why that worked, but the problem apparently only affects the 5.x kernel with some VIA chipsets.

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