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Re: X-Window; mouse: core pointer

On 17/12/02 Miguel ?ngelo Soares did speaketh:

> Ola!
> I 'm using Debian with flavour fb24.
> I'm trying to install X-Window but i get the following error:
> mouse1: core Pointer
> xf86 open serial: cannot open device /dev/mouse No such file or directory
> No core pointer registered
> No core Pointer
> I've my mouse attached to psaux (PS2) i think. Is there a way to know where
> the mouse is connected through linux?

    If it's /dev/psaux, why do you have X looking for it at /dev/mouse? Try

ln -s psaux /dev/mouse


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