[lug] USB Mouse w/Debian
svq at peakpeak.com
Thu Jan 22 15:53:20 MST 2004
Gary Hodges wrote:
> Well, here we go. I was really hoping to get further than this before
> posting! I'm trying to get X started and I'm getting an error about
> the mouse.
> (EE) xf86OpenSerial: Cannot open device /dev/input/mice
> No such device.
> (EE) USB Mice: cannot open input device
> (EE) PreInit failed for input device "USB Mice"
> (II) Keyboard "Keyboard1" handled by legacy driver
> (WW) No core pointer registered
> No core pointer
> Fatal server error:
> failed to initialize core devices
> I've tried a bunch of different things in the XF86Config-4 file,
> including cut and pastes from the Debian site. Here is my last attempt:
> Identifier "USB Mice"
> Driver "mouse"
> # Option "CorePointer"
> Option "Protocol" "imps/2"
> Option "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
> # Option "Device" "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
> # Option "Buttons" "5"
> At this point I'm guessing it must not be related to the XF86Config
> file. Maybe a missing kernel module?
Not to be insulting, but in your
do you have a line that says
InputDevice "USB Mice" "CorePointer"
If you do, try getting rid of the space between USB and Mice (That looks
so Windows Like anyway).
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