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Offline #11 2005-03-24 20:14:09 phrakture Arch Overlord From: behind you Registered: 2003-10-29 Posts: 7,879 Website Re: Can't start X Penguin wrote:Its supposed to show your network card modules as well, although Also, and no insult intended, maybe try a simple distribution first, get comfortable with Linux, and a few commands / configs. Also, other HOWTOs seem to just concentrate on customising the rules, rather than getting it working in the first place. Is the mousedev module loaded, does 'modprobe -v mousedev' return an error? "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." (Albert Einstein) nelz Site admin

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Default Debian configuration: one entry for the mouse device you selected, one generic entry for USB mice. Regardless, you should be able to run hwd and remove the .sample ending or what ever it is, for a working xorg file. by nelz » Tue Dec 20, 2005 1:13 pm What dev filesystem are you using, 'df -T /dev' should tell you. I wonder why that is.

by alloydog » Tue Dec 20, 2005 7:56 am On my Compaq Armada 110 laptop, running BeatrIX, a Debian/Ubuntu based distribution, I have just updated the kernel from 2.6.7 to 2.6.12.9-686. I found a Gentoo HOWTO for udev, but for this PC some of the commands, such as emerge are not recognised. In fact I had just the same and it didn't bother me too much until I realised that it was responsible for wheel actions being applied twice (when I rolled the https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-422.html?sid=2f8627949bf6063c91cdebbaf579445a Hope You persevere with Linux, and dont get disheartened when things wont work out of the box.

I looks as if it can > no longer open /dev/psaux, and it refuses to start up without its > mouse. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Index(es): Date Thread [Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index] Re: XFree suddenly cannot open /dev/psaux To: [email protected] Subject: Re: XFree suddenly cannot open /dev/psaux From: Jay Oliveri The time now is 08:22 PM.

What is the difference between how the mouse is handled by the 2.6.7 kernel and the 2.6.12.9-686 kernel Last edited by alloydog on Tue Dec 27, 2005 9:46 am, edited 1 http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?f=37&t=156935 by nelz » Tue Dec 20, 2005 2:50 pm It looks like you're running devfs, but it is not creating the device node. Dont get too hung up on Gnome compatibility, the different desktops aren't totally exclusive of each others utils. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.

Offline #8 2005-03-24 16:28:11 T-Dawg Forum Fellow From: Wilmington, NC Registered: 2005-01-29 Posts: 2,734 Re: Can't start X I see, I was looking at my sample xorg file from hwd which http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-open/cannot-open-etc-hosts-allow-too-many-open-files.html You'll have to switch soon, devfs support was removed for the 2.6.13 kernels. "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." (Albert Einstein) nelz Site admin i'll attach the /etc/X11/XF86Config' later. I wonder why that is.

The time now is 09:22 PM. cheers... That way you can simply plug in another USB mouse (e.g. navigate here I get the message: (**) Option "Protocol" "IMPS/2"(**) Mouse1: Protocol: "IMPS/2"(**) Option "CorePointer"(**) Mouse1: Core Pointer(**) Option "Device" "/dev/mouse"(EE) xf86OpenSerial: Cannot open device /dev/mouseNo such file or directory.(EE) Mouse1: cannot open

I'd not met hwd 'til seeing your post.hwd now installed Its supposed to show your network card modules as well, although as of now it doesn't. i'll changed that later using chmod. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

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I've noticed that this causes my install of X to start very slowly, and then appear without any mouse support. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. i cant access the x window using any user including root. What happened I can't figure out but the psmouse module wasn't loaded.

I am begging for some help! Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. I want to use Arch but I can't make any headway banging my head against the monitor...Sigh Offline #2 2005-03-24 10:09:21 FUBAR Member From: Belgium Registered: 2004-12-08 Posts: 1,029 Website Re: his comment is here ASK SECOND Read the JL 'Community Help Posting Guidelines' before posting in the forums.

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http://phraktured.net Offline #12 2005-03-24 20:30:01 T-Dawg Forum Fellow From: Wilmington, NC Registered: 2005-01-29 Posts: 2,734 Re: Can't start X Well it doesn't work for some. thanks da_kidd_er View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by da_kidd_er 09-24-2003, 10:45 PM #2 jailbait LQ Guru Registered: Feb To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. If you still can't start X, run "xorgcfg -textmode" in a shell and configure your X environment.

Precompiled Redhat NTFS Modules Linuxplanet Tutorials If Linux doesn't have the solution, you have the wrong problem. ... If not, then you also need to familiarise with Vi text editor, moving about inside directories, while working from the initial "black" console. Under the 2.6.12-9-686 kernel, there is no /dev/inputs/, /dev/psaux, or /dev/mouse. Register a domain and help support LQ Blogs Recent Entries Best Entries Best Blogs Blog List Search Blogs Home Forums HCL Reviews Tutorials Articles Register Search Search Forums Advanced Search Search

Join our community today! Read the kernel 2.6 input drivers FAQ for more info: best regards Andreas Janssen -- Andreas Janssen PGP-Key-ID: 0xDC801674 ICQ #17079270 Registered Linux User #267976 http://www.andreas-janssen.de/debian-tipps.html Reply to: debian-user@lists.debian.org Anyways, didn't mean to run on in this thread... Is the mousedev module loaded? "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." (Albert Einstein) nelz Site admin Posts: 8975Joined: Mon Apr 04, 2005 11:52

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Install hwd (pacman -S hwd) and run it (hwd -s)possibly, though /dev/input/mice takes my touchpad into account too... Please read the search suggestion thread in JL Ideas Reply With Quote 02-22-2003,08:57 PM #4 lobster View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2003 Posts 3 no joy Last edited by alloydog on Fri Dec 23, 2005 6:24 am, edited 2 times in total.