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Date:      Thu, 28 Nov 1996 22:28:39 -0800 (PST)
From:      Doug White <>
To:        Soren Dossing <>
Subject:   Re: mice
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <Pine.3.89.9611280057.A2902-0100000@netcom>

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On Thu, 28 Nov 1996, Soren Dossing wrote:

> I have a Logitech MouseMan connected to the ps/2 port, but neihter gpm nor
> xf86xonfig recognizes it using any protocol. 
> I have recompiled the kernel to make sure psm device is enabled. 

Did you remake the psm device?  

cd /dev
./MAKDEV psm0

Did you point X at it?  edit /etc/xf86config, Pointer section, device
/dev/psm0?  I can't remember the protcol offhand.

> (The mouse works fine in Win95 on the same computer)

What does it identify the mouse as?

> My second computer is a Toshiba Laptop Satellite with a build-in nipple
> type pointer stick between the keyboard keys. How can I use this pointer
> stick ? 

I would assume the same way.

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
Internet:    | Residence Networking Assistant    | Computer Science Major

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