On Sun, Feb 29, 2004 at 06:55:50PM +0100, Alex de Kruijff wrote: > On Sun, Feb 29, 2004 at 09:39:26AM -0700, Jerry M. Howell II wrote: > > Hello all., > > > > I recently installed freeBSD 5.2 and have a problem. I have most > > everything working corectly except the mouse. I set it to auto and it > > detects the mouse but it jumps all over the screen. It's a prety > > standard optical wheel mouse that seems to work fine under 4.8 and > > under all distros of linux I've used so far. I've tried every > > configuration I can think of under the sun. Does anyone have any > > recomendations? > > Hi, > > There are two main ways of setting up the mouse. The first is to go only > with the X config and the second is to rely on the consile setup. If you > didn't use the second option, then please read the FAQ on the website. > Could you please tell use wich option you used? It would also be a handy > to have the configuration files or those parts there of that are > relevant. > First I used /stand/sysinstall and selected the auto selecton. It detected the mouse but started jumping. After that I decided to select auto from the xf86config script, when that didn't work I tried sysmouse but got no beter response. One thing I did notice one thing. If I hook up a normal ps2 mouse and enable the mouse it works fine, even when I swap out the normal mouse for the optical but when I reboot if I have the optical mouse atached it goes back to jumping around. Realy weard.
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