View Full Version : [ubuntu] Serial mouse?
April 18th, 2009, 08:07 PM
Hi, i was doing my own terminatorX turntable with a mouse. I found an old mouse, but is a serial mouse, that connects trough the serial port.
I connected to the PC but ubuntu did not reconized. Is a way to make it function, with a driver or something?
April 18th, 2009, 09:55 PM
I edited the /etc/X11/Xorg.conf
and i added this:
Identifier "Serial Mouse"
Option "Device" "/dev/ttyS0"
Option "Protocol" "auto"
Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
I restarted Xorg but still nothing :(
Can anybody help???
May 16th, 2009, 06:48 PM
I connected and reconnected the serial mouse.
I ran "dmesg" and i get this:
[ 30.985855] input: ImPS/2 Generic Wheel Mouse as /devices/platform/i8042/serio1/input/input7
I will appreciate that somebody answer.
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