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Re: mouse problems in 'X'

On Wed, Nov 15, 2000 at 01:31:51PM -0600, kbrede@oz.lib.unomaha.edu wrote:
> I looked in the archives and couldn't find the answer to my question.  It
> is probably there but I just can't get the search string right.  Anyway
> I've just installed Potato.  The mouse works with gpm. The mouse doesn't
> work using fvwm.  If I move the mouse it flits around the perimiter of the
> screen but there is no control.  I've listed it as /dev/mouse in
> XF86Config.  /dev/mouse is a link to gpmdata.  It'a a ps/2 mouse.  I've
> edited XF86Config changing to /dev/psaux and changing the permissions to
> 777.  What am I doing wrong?  

Maybe you should try to stop gpm and take it away from your rc*.d
files...that worked for me :)


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