USB mice don't work
Daniel Molina Wegener
dmw at unete.cl
Sun Nov 6 19:46:40 GMT 2005
On Sun, Nov 06, 2005 at 05:27:51PM +0100,
Moritz Lipfert wrote:
> on every start of FreeBSD 6.0-stable amd64 the kernel reports
> "device problem (set_addr_failed)..." and my USB mice
> don't work. I've tested a Logitech MX518 and a Microsoft
> IntelliMouse Explorer 3.0. The LEDs of the optical sensors are
> not working. The USB-daemon is started and I already tried to
> configure the mice with sysinstall. Nothing helped.
> How can I solve this problem? Any ideas?
If you use moused, try de "auto" in the mouse type parameter.
From the moused(8) manual page:
--- BEGIN QUOTE --
For the USB mouse, the protocol must be auto. No other protocol
will work with the USB mouse.
--- END QUOTE ---
Also, use the same moused in the X Windows System.
> System specs:
> AMD Athlon64 3500+
> 2x 512MB Corsair Memory
> MSI K8N Neo2 Platinum (nVidia nForce3)
> ATi Radeon X800XT-PE
> In Linux both mice work flawlessly!
> Best regards,
. 0 . | Daniel Molina Wegener
. . 0 | dmw at unete dot cl
0 0 0 | FreeBSD Power User
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