Subject: Re: pms0: resetting mouse interface
To: Chris Pinnock <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/22/2002 00:18:44
Chris Pinnock wrote:
> > May 21 17:20:59 pesto /netbsd: pckbc: command timeout
> > May 21 17:21:00 pesto /netbsd: pms_disable: command error
> Nothing interesting to add here, but I'm having similar lockup problems
> with a 3-button PS/2 mouse with NetBSD-current. My laptop which has a
> "2-button PS/2 mouse" built-in seems to be fine; i.e. there have been no
> lockups so far.

<aol>Me too!</aol>, ever since the pmsi/pms merge.

The motherboard is (IIRC) an Intel 440BX, and I'm using a PS/2 Microsoft

Sometimes it takes 3 or 4 tries (read: reboots) before I can get X to
start properly. I've been leaving it running just to be safe ;)


Jared D. McNeill          "Everything that can be invented has been
invented."                     -- Charles H. Duell,
``Of course it runs NetBSD!''                 U.S. Office of Patents,