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Mouse support in 2.1.100-2

To: (Alex deVries)
Subject: Mouse support in 2.1.100-2
From: Honza Pazdziora <>
Date: Fri, 17 Jul 1998 10:09:43 +0200 (MET DST)
In-reply-to: <> from Alex deVries at "Jul 17, 98 01:32:29 am"
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> > - mouse doesn't work?
> In the HH install, there's a package called 'kernel-2.1.100-2'.  If you
> install this, you'll have something like /boot/vmlinux-2.1.100.  That
> kernel (2.1.100) should have mouse support in it.  you'll have to make a
> symbolic link from /dev/psaux to /dev/mouse.

I'm using the new kernel but am confused about the devices. Should I have

        psaux (10/1) and mouse -> psaux ?

Here gpm fails with

        gpm: /dev/mouse: Operation not supported by device

and the same message I get then I do cat /dev/psaux.

        mouse (4/64) and psaux -> mouse ?

Here gpm starts without a problem but no running cursor on the screen.


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