Mouse in X11 in FreeBSD 4.8

Mantas S. bsd at
Mon Nov 3 05:03:06 PST 2003

What is the model of mouse? serial / ps/2?
more info plz

> Hello,
> I have recently installed FreeBSD 4.8 and am having trouble getting my
> PS/2 mouse to work with X11. Malcolm Kay has kindly suggested some
> recourse however this has come to no avail and I was wondering whether
> anyone else would have some insights.
> The mouse works when setting up moused with /stand/sysinstall and
> xf86cfg but when gnome loads any mouse movement translates into the
> cursor moving to the top right of the screen. I have tried the various
> protocols under xf86cfg and followed the instructions in the FAQ that
> suggest adding lines to the config file, and also linking /dev/mouse
> and /dev/sysmouse. I am at a loss so any help would be highly
> appreciated.
> Thanks
> Adam Flaherty
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