Subject: Re: No mouse no keyboard
To: Simon J DeBoer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Rob Healey <email@example.com>
Date: 10/28/1995 17:51:20
> > I can get NetBSD running in terminal mode, but not in X-Windows.
> > Programs *will* run, but they don't take any keyboard or mouse input.
> > (The "X" mouse pointer is dead.) Any ideas on what I have configured
> > incorrectly?
> I have this exact same problem and would like to know what the answer to
> this problem is. I am running the sept. 12 snapshot with the X snapshot
> that was compiled shortly after that. I have checked the permission on
> /dev/mouse and that is okay.
Xdaniver is broken, it's keyboard/mouse code doesn't work right
when it's started from xinit. You can write a script to
manually start the X server and some clients.