Gentoo Archives: gentoo-sparc

From: James Holden <gentoo@×××××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-sparc] Sun mouse + X.org not working
Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2004 18:29:03
Message-Id: 1095791318.10042.42.camel@thinkpad.2dcube.co.uk
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-sparc] Sun mouse + X.org not working by "David F. Newman"
On Tue, 2004-09-21 at 19:20, David F. Newman wrote:
> On Tue, 2004-09-21 at 14:10, James Holden wrote: > > Hi all, > > > > This is a dumb question, be warned. > > > > I've just upgraded my U5 to X.org 6.8.0, and my mouse isn't working. > > It's an ordinary Sun mouse connected to a Type 5c keyboard. > > > > The X server loads, but the pointer jumps all over the place when I move > > the mouse. > > > > I've fiddled with the protocol setting in the X.org config file, but no > > luck. It worked fine with XFree. > > This works for me. > > Section "InputDevice" > Identifier "Mouse0" > Driver "mouse" > Option "Protocol" "Busmouse" > Option "Device" "/dev/misc/sunmouse" > EndSection > > And just in case you ask about the keyboard next I use this > > Section "InputDevice" > Identifier "Keyboard0" > Driver "Keyboard" > Option "AutoRepeat" "500 30" > Option "XkbRules" "sun" > Option "XkbModel" "type5" > Option "XkbLayout" "us" > EndSection
Super, thanks, it works. I rather thought I'd tried that. My testing methods were a bit unstructured though, so I probably missed it. Thanks, James -- James Andrew Holden, Leeds, UK (james at jamesholden dot net) GPG Key: 1024D/8358863A *Please encrypt mail where possible!* Fingerprint: 32C9 A76F 3CFE A06C 1B00 5AAB 9877 4742 8358 863A jamesholden.net ICQ: 11290827 >Buy Linux CDs from fastdiscs.com<

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