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Re: WW and X

To: LetherGlov <LetherGlov@aol.com>
Subject: Re: WW and X
From: "William J. Earl" <wje@fir.engr.sgi.com>
Date: Wed, 6 May 1998 14:53:32 -0700
Cc: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <241b93b5.3550da68@aol.com>
References: <241b93b5.3550da68@aol.com>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
LetherGlov@aol.com writes:
 > 
 >        Here's the scoop....the project isn't dead it's just that editing WWW
 > pages in vi isn't the greatest fun and as I understand it with X, Miguel was
 > working on getting Xsgi running on top of linux, instead of compiling XFree,
 > but he's working on gnome mostly right now, so that's just hanging around,
 > also one of the problems is that the indy docs don't document where the mouse
 > connects to the system, so even if you got X working you wouldn't have a
 > mouse.

      The mouse connects to the other port of the keyboard/mouse
controller.  As far as I know, it is bug-compatible with the usual PC
PS/2-style keyboard/mouse controller.

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