sparc64/91882: Ultra 10 mouse/keyboard
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Mon Jan 16 14:00:21 PST 2006
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From: Robert Slade <bsd at bathnetworks.com>
To: Eric Smith <arcain at yahoo.com>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: sparc64/91882: Ultra 10 mouse/keyboard
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2006 21:54:36 +0000
On Mon, 2006-01-16 at 20:38, Eric Smith wrote:
> >Number: 91882
> >Category: sparc64
> >Synopsis: Ultra 10 mouse/keyboard
> >Confidential: no
> >Severity: serious
> >Priority: medium
> >Responsible: freebsd-sparc64
> >State: open
> >Class: sw-bug
> >Submitter-Id: current-users
> >Arrival-Date: Mon Jan 16 20:40:10 GMT 2006
> >Originator: Eric Smith
> >Release: 6.0
> Installed FreeBSD on an Sun Ultra 10.
> The keyboard works fine in console, but I can't seem to find a mouse driver that works. I've googled and looked in the forums/etc and find reference to "sunmouse" but can't seem to locate it anywhere.
> This problem also crosses over to xwindows (both xorg and xfree86) where neither the keyboard or the mouse work due to a lack of drivers for either.
> I know you don't supply support for the xwindows platforms, but I figured I'd give it a shot since you've probably heard of this problem before.
The mouse does work. See the mail list archives. You can use moused to
access the mouse in the console so:
moused -t mousesystems -p /dev/cuau3
This will allow you to use the mouse under Xorg as /dev/sysmouse.
If you don't need to use the mouse in the console, you can use
The fact that you can't use a different keymap to the us own and the
Leds don't work are known issues.
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