wireless mice & X ... ?

Doug White dwhite at gumbysoft.com
Wed Oct 22 16:00:38 PDT 2003

On Tue, 21 Oct 2003, Marc G. Fournier wrote:

>   I have a wireless mouse that I've used on a WindowsXP box that I want to
> use on my FreeBSD/X desktop ... when I plug the mouse 'controller' into
> the USB slot, I get nothing come up as far as USB devices is concerned, so
> am wondering how I go abou getting this configured to work on my system

Logitech is famous for not using the mouse device class in their
less-than-standard mice. (mx300 works fine :) )

usbdevs output might be interesting, but I suspect its using the vendor
class and getting grabbed by ugen. In that case you'd have to write a

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