Virtual Box Mouse?

Chris Maness chris at
Mon Jun 16 15:06:35 UTC 2014

> It will not change until X is started, but there may be other problems.

Never mind.  I think I had a stale lockfile, so there was a different
file for screen 1 as opposed to screen 0.

>>>> The modules are loaded, and when I added those lines to a empty
>>>> configuration line I just get a blank black screen.
>>> What modules?
>> The vbox kernel modules.
> Okay, but did you install the virtualbox-ose-additions port in the VM?


Here is my log output:

root at fakebsd10:/var/log # tail -f /var/log/Xorg.0.log

(II) AIGLX: Loaded and initialized /usr/local/lib/dri/

(II) GLX: Initialized DRISWRAST GL provider for screen 0

(II) VBoxVideo(0): Setting screen physical size to 211 x 158

(**) Mouse1: always reports core events

(**) Mouse1: Device: "/dev/vboxguest"

(II) XINPUT: Adding extended input device "Mouse1" (type: MOUSE)

(**) Mouse1: (accel) keeping acceleration scheme 1

(**) Mouse1: (accel) acceleration profile 0

(II) Mouse1: On.

(WW) fcntl(12, O_ASYNC): Inappropriate ioctl for device


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