problems with hal in freebsd 7.2 i386
wblock at wonkity.com
Wed Sep 30 19:20:03 UTC 2009
On Wed, 30 Sep 2009, chrisa at uvic.ca wrote:
> I discovered that compiling all ports on the relevant machine made it
> compile and start. Isn't it odd that the ones compiled on a slightly
> different i386 machine didn't?
Not really. There are lots of ways for two "slightly" different
machines to be really different.
> Anyway, the mouse still doesn't work in X, and from what I'm hearing,
> it's possible to get the mouse to work in X without it, so I am going
> to get rid of hal.
Or you could fix your configuration.
> By the way, any ideas on why the mouse input mightn't work in X? It's a
> usb mouse, but moused in text mode works with it.
Your xorg.conf probably has outdated options in it. But it's hard to
tell without seeing it.
-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
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