Xorg 7.2 and FreeBSD 6.2-p5 VMWARE vmmouse problem

Norberto Meijome freebsd at meijome.net
Tue Jul 10 04:15:03 UTC 2007

On Mon, 9 Jul 2007 21:53:28 -0400
"Webster, Andrew" <awebster at connectalk.com> wrote:

> While running VMWare Server 1.0.3 with FreeBSD 6.2-p5 and Xorg 7.2, the mouse pointer behaves very oddly.
> The pointer appears in the wrong place on the screen for where the system actually thinks that it is.
> I’m using the vmmouse driver part of the Xorg system, as the regular mouse driver doesn’t appear to work at all, unless some settings are amiss.
> I really like the vmmouse drive because you can move the pointer in/out of the window as you do with regular windows guest OSes.

you >do< have the vmware client tools installed nad running in the VM, right?

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