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Re: X-Window; mouse: core pointer

On Tue, Dec 17, 2002 at 03:37:48PM -0000, Miguel Ângelo Soares wrote:
> 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 a PS/2 mouse it'll be on /dev/psaux. To fix this do (as root)

ln -s /dev/psaux /dev/mouse


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