Subject: Re: Upgraded to XFree86 3.3.3 -- which mouse for Sony VAIO PCG-505G?
To: David W Talmage <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/20/1999 11:57:34
> Protocol "WsMouse"
> And the SVGA X server complains about it:
> Mouse type not supported by this OS
So it seems that the X servers which come with XFree86 don't
have support for the wsmouse protocol.
There are two choices:
a) Use an X server compiled from NetBSD's X source tree.
I could put one up for FTP if you don't find one closer to
This should work with your kernel configuration.
b) Use the backwards compatible mouse driver, ie
"pms* at pckbc? # backwards compatible PS/2 mouse"
and the "Busmouse" protocol as with pcvt.