Help - Having problems getting XFree86 3.1.2 working....

Help - Having problems getting XFree86 3.1.2 working....

Post by Sean O'Brie » Wed, 26 Mar 1997 04:00:00

I have a S3 Trio 64 Chipset, a genuine MS Mouse (on Com1), Linux 2.0.23
when I startx
1. It starts the GUI alrite 8)
2. the mouse doesn't work   8(
3. the screen doesn't seem to all there ... ie. I can not see any menu
bars or so forth 8(.

With the mouse.
I have /dev/mouse pointing to /dev/cua0
and have used xf86config to set it up as a Microsoft Mode Mouse on
/dev/mouse, and gpm is not running (what does gpm do any way ????)

I have tried all the different Mousedrivers, tried several different
mice, all with no luck..... Maybe it is the com port (hmmmmm .... I will
try that somehow).

NeWays all help appreciated Greatly,

Sean O'Brien

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