Re: serial mouse on older pmac?
On Mon, Aug 20, 2001 at 08:34:47PM +0200, email@example.com wrote:
> I was nearly successful, then... but: mouse button press is only
> detected when moving the mouse at the same time. also, under X, it
> will only take notice of the left button (middle and right buttons
> are ignored, even when vigorously moving the mouse :) )
I believe these are the problems that are corrected by using the
pin setup I quoted earlier -- a lot of mice need to be powered from the
DTR line, which is not connected on a regular Mac serial adapter.
If not, you should see the "3 Button Serial mouse Mini HOWTO" for
hints on X configuration.