wireless mouse on 9.1

Erich Dollansky erichsfreebsdlist at alogt.com
Mon Apr 22 00:04:21 UTC 2013


On Sun, 21 Apr 2013 11:41:06 -0500
Chuck Burns <break19 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 4/21/2013 11:05 AM, Zoran Kolic wrote:
> > I had usb switch to share keyboard and mouse for two nodes, of
> > which freebsd worked flawlessly, but openbsd disconnected quite
> > often and made a lot of antics in X. After all, I dismembered
> > the configuration and now I have 2 kb-s and 2 mice. A lot of
> > wires on the table. The plan would be to get not too expensive
> > wireless mouse for freebsd node.
> > Reading forums I found a lot of people having problem with
> > those kind of mice. Could someone recommend one what is known
> > to work on branch 9? For some reason I prefer logitech. And I
> > assume that usb dongle works on hardware level and does not need
> > anything to work?
> > Best regards
> I have a Logitech Trackman wireless trackball. works perfectly. As
> does my daughter's wireless mouse. Also logitech.

the M570? I have it too. As it was my first wireless and they do not
sell the wired anymore, I worried about battery life time. It was one
year for the first battery.

The trackman was running on 8.2 and is now running on 10 without any
problems too.


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