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Re: re adbmouse

On Thu, Mar 01, 2001 at 07:55:01PM +0100, Michael Schmitz wrote:
> > I have successfully insalled version r2 debian on my ppc 8600. The
> > mouse is frozen. The /dev/mouse leads to adbmouse but this does not
> > exist. How do I make it? ls -l /dev/mouse >adbmouse but it does not
> > exist!! Please help many thanks Norman Cohen
> Another victim of the new input device layer (tm). See the info on the
> input devices on http://www.ppclinux.org/~benh/ (plus the list archives of
> debian-powerpc). Short story: you need another mouse device.

if he truely installed potato r2 (using r2 base tarballs/disks) then
the devices exist he just needs to repoint the /dev/mouse symlink to

cd /dev
rm mouse
ln -s input/mice mouse

Ethan Benson

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