Xorg mouse not working after upgrade (console mouse works)

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Sun Oct 4 21:11:18 UTC 2009


On Sun, Oct 4, 2009 at 5:06 PM, Nerius Landys <nlandys at gmail.com> wrote:


> When I "startx", the mouse cursor won't move.  I have nothing
> currently in /etc/X11/xorg.conf (it's missing).  I tried "Xorg
> -configure" and copying the output of that to /etc/X11/xorg.conf, but
> no change in behavior.


Have a look at ports/UPDATING, 20090124 20090123.  I, personally, am
not a fan of requiring hald/dbus to enable my mouse.  I added the
following to my xorg.conf:

Section "ServerFlags"
	option	"AutoAddDevices"	"off"
	option	"AllowEmptyInput"	"off"


Glen Barber

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