Mice: netmouse, etc.

Mice: netmouse, etc.

Post by don't laugh, it's my mom's accou » Tue, 01 Sep 1998 04:00:00




> I just bought one of those Netmouses (made by some company called "Genius").
> I was wondering if Linux supported it. The Netmouses are like normal ps/2
> mouses, except in between the left and right buttons, they have these two
> small buttons. When you press the top one, it is supposed to, in Windows,
> scroll whatever window up. When you press the bottom one, it is supposed to
> scroll down.

> Are there any ways to get this to work in Linux (more specifically,
> Netscape in X)? Their instruction manual is no help, for the main reason that
> it is written in "pigeon english": it isn't much clearer than an instruction
> manual that comes with a tamogachi.

http://solaris1.mysolution.com/~jcatki/imwheel/ . Don't even ask me if
it works, never needed it. And, to keep up to date on future releases,
put http://freshmeat.net on your "slightly more important than air"
list.