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Re: [SLUG] Multiple Mice in X
On Fri, Jun 22, 2001 at 01:57:14PM +1000, Crossfire wrote:
> > Does anyone have multiple mice set up in X 4.x?
> What you do instead is define two mouse pointers with different names,
> both as "AlwaysCore" pointers.
has anybody got this working with gpm, as well?
at the moment, i'm doing something like
gpm -M -m /dev/input/mice -t imps2 -m /dev/psaux -t ps2 -R ms3
and then pointing my XF86Config file to /dev/gpmdata. works well (even
supports the scroller via Z-Axis 4/5).
unfortunately, there seems to be a race condition or something in gpm.
the very first time you run it (after startup), the multiple mice work --
but only in the console. switch to X, and your cursor stays there, dead,
no matter what you do. gpm -k and rerun gpm, and it works perfectly.
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