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Re: mice and x

On Wed, Feb 27, 2002 at 09:47:20PM -0500, eric wrote:
> Chris Tillman wrote:
> >You're out of my league now; but there are 2 ways to start X, startx and 
> >gdm. With gdm, you have a choice of what kind of session you want, I 
> >think. When installed as part of the tasksel desktop package, I think most 
> >of this stuff is taken care of for you; at least gnome starts for me 
> >automatically when I start X.
> > 
> well, as you can tell from my earlier post, I've gotten it to work. I 
> still have to work out things like my DEL and BACKSPACE keys, figure out 
> how to get 3 button mouse emulation, and I'm set. I'm writing this from 
> mozilla (I haven't been concentrating on getting a real (IMO) emailer to 
> work... yah, GNOME gets started from within X, duh me. gnome desktop and 
> so forth. Thanx for the help :-).

For 3-button emulation, search the list for sysctl.conf or mac_hid.

*------v--------- Installing Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 --------v------*
|      <http://www.debian.org/releases/woody/installmanual>      |
|   debian-imac (potato): <http://debian-imac.sourceforge.net>   |
|            Chris Tillman        tillman@voicetrak.com          |
|                   May the Source be with you                   |

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