Mouse buttons aren't working unless the mouse pointer is in motion

Paul Schmehl pauls at
Wed Jan 25 20:34:09 PST 2006

--On January 25, 2006 9:58:24 PM -0500 Will Saxon <WillS at> 

> I just got a new wireless mouse and I find that none of the buttons
> work unless the mouse is currently in motion. I think this has
> happened before, but I don't remember what I did to fix it.
> I can deal with this for single click operations but double clicking
> is virtually impossible to do reliably.
> The mouse in question is a Logitech MX1000 mouse in combination with
> their wireless keyboard. I am using FreeBSD 6.0-STABLE compiled
> with sources from yesterday.
> I'm just wondering if there is a setting I need to pass to moused
> that I have forgotten about.
If you search the archives, you can find my conf file settings.  I'm 
using a similar mouse on 5.4 SECURITY.

Paul Schmehl (pauls at
Adjunct Information Security Officer
University of Texas at Dallas
AVIEN Founding Member

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