Subject: Re: X11, wsmouse, and scroll wheels
To: None <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 07/14/2002 06:57:48
In article <>,
	David Brownlee <> writes:
> 	Switching to /dev/wsmouse would use the mouse wsmux so people
> 	hooking multiple mouse devices to their machines (eg: laptops)
> 	would Just Work.

Sounds like a good idea.

> 	Adding
> 	    Option      "Buttons" "5"

This one is not necessary.

> 	    Option      "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
> 	would have scrollwheels working out of the box. This doesn't
> 	seem to cause any problems to non-scrollwheel mice...

Are there mice with five normal buttons? For these mice people woudn't
be able to use the extra buttons any more.

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler