On Friday 05 September 2003 18:18, Dragoncrest wrote: > Recently I had my BSD install go totally down in flames with a smashing > finale where it exploded into a billion pieces and wafted off into > oblivion. (blame the hardware, not me.) Anywho, I've since resurrected > the box but with one strange little quirk. The mouse freaks out like a > cat on crack. Any movement causes it to jump to the upper left corner, > go absolutely apesh** and do some totally weird things like false right > and left clicks even if all I'm doing is moving the mouse. Reboot > didn't resolve the issue (had to reboot anyways as part of a kernel > rebuild) so I am assuming it's not a hardware issue. The mouse works > fine in the console, but it absolutely will not work under X. Any > ideas? I've even rebuilt my X config several times.
I had this too. You needn't kill moused. There's most likely something wrong with your X11 config file. Try setting the device to /dev/sysmouse and the protocol to auto. If this doesn't work, please post the mouse section of the X11 config file and what mouse you have. Daniela _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"