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Re: can't use mouse in console mode?



On Wed, Feb 06, 2002 at 09:49:08PM +0800, Carlos Liu wrote:
> I just install Debian sid on my Thinkpad T22, and it work better than
> Windows, except a flaw.
> 
> That is TrackPoint (or other mouse linked to PS2 port) only worked in
> graphic environment, such as X, and also worked in "zgv -M", but it
> dispeared in console mode. So I can't move, copy or select in console now.
> 
> When I type "cat /dev/psaux" in console mode, then move or click, there
> are some response.
> 
> Anyone know it?

You need to install GPM. That's the console mouse driver.

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