how to use 4 buttons mouse?
malcolm.kay at internode.on.net
Sat Aug 16 21:50:57 PDT 2003
On Sat, 16 Aug 2003 22:44, Denis wrote:
> Hi all!!!
> Does anybody know how i can use in freebsd mouse with 4 buttons?
> Maybe i must do some changes in configuration files or ...??? I don't
What sort of mouse?
Console or X?
Assuming you have a ps/2 mouse then make sure you are running 'moused'.
to /etc/rc.conf should accomplish this on start up.
Now, to have X recognise the 4th button you'll need:
Option "Protocol" "auto"
Option "Device" "/dev/sysmouse"
Option "Buttons" "4"
in the options section of XF86Config.
You may need to add actions to X application resource files
to get any effect from the 4th button.
If it is not a ps/2 mouse take a look at: man moused
and the README.mouse file in the X documentation.
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