Subject: Re: Configuring a PS/2 Mouse
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ian P. Thomas <email@example.com>
Date: 12/05/2001 19:45:25
On Wed, Dec 05, 2001 at 07:57:01PM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 05, 2001 at 08:15:19AM -0500, Ian P. Thomas wrote:
> > Here is what shows up in dmesg in regards to the mouse:
> > pms0 at pckbc0 (aux slot)
> > pckbc0 using irq 12 fpr aux slot
> > wsmouse0 at pms0
> > Is this everything, or is this not enough and it's not detecting the
> > mouse? The mouse is a three-button ps/2 Logitech mouse that is about a
> > year-and-a-half old. I've use it with FreeBSD and GNU/Linux. I eventually
> > would like to configure it for X, but first I want cut and paste
> > functionality on the console, it comes in handy.
> There is no mouse support for text mode in NetBSD yet.
> For X, you just need to use /dev/wsmouse and "wsmouse' as protocol.
> Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
I see. I guess a minimal X setup couldn't hurt. Thanks to all who
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