Subject: Re: ps/2 driver
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Michael L. VanLoon -- <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/03/1994 11:06:41
>Has anybody got the ps/2 mouse driver works on NetBSD-current/i386
>whith Xfree 2.1 or 3.1 ? The kernel finds the ps/2 at irq 5,
>i can start X, but i can't move the cursor or get anything whith
>the mouse button. 
>I've put:
>device     pms0    at isa? port "IO_KBD" irq 5
>in my config file and
>ps/2 "/dev/pms0" 
>in my Xconfig file (Xfree 2.1).

Isn't a PS/2 mouse supposed to be at IRQ 12?

Anyway, as was posted when I asked the same question, use device
"busmouse" in your Xconfig/XF86config file, not ps/2.

   Michael L. VanLoon
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