usb mouse support update plans

Alexander Leidinger Alexander at
Wed Jan 4 04:01:31 PST 2006

On Wed, 4 Jan 2006 13:17:56 +0200
Dalius Dobravolskas <dalius.dobravolskas at> wrote:

> 3) The device reported itself as keyboard and algorithm does not check
> for mouse; It must be checked it is just my guess ;) Brian, could you
> try to remove ukbd from kernel in this case and look if mouse is
> found?

Maxime (CCed) is working on porting the uhidev part from NetBSD. This is
supposed to fix those problems (at least if I read the symptoms

Bill, the problem is that some combi-devices don't meet the
expectations of FreeBSD. AFAIK they report one device with 2 functions
while FreeBSD currently needs 2 devices to work as expected.


               I believe the technical term is "Oops!"                       Alexander @
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