On Wed, Mar 24, 2004 at 11:11:39AM -0500, Jerry McAllister wrote: > Now I have a fast new machine with FreeBSD 4.9, but the mouse > is two button. In X it does the emulate 3 button when both > buttons are pressed just fine. But, that doesn't seem to work > on the console. It highlights text just fine, but I haven't > discovered a combination that will get it to write that back out. > Actually I have two machines, different models, same vendor (Dell) > with two button mouses that won't paste.
[...] > I have done some searching and tried various things that might > be remotely related, but nothing has helped. See moused(8) -- the first option described is '-3' which enables emulation of the middle button in exactly the same way as it works under X. Just stick: moused_flags="-3" into /etc/rc.conf Cheers, Matthew -- Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 26 The Paddocks Savill Way PGP: http://www.infracaninophile.co.uk/pgpkey Marlow Tel: +44 1628 476614 Bucks., SL7 1TH UK
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