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Also, and no insult intended, maybe try a simple distribution first, get comfortable with Linux, and a few commands / configs. Or am I barking up the wrong tree here? Password Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues. Looking for Telnet client code 6. /dev/dsp cannot be opened: no such device 7. this contact form

by alloydog » Tue Dec 20, 2005 9:37 am Nope, I tried /dev/psaux as well. Quitting it did the trick. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Any ideas?

It was a matter doing a modprobe mousdev and then md5'ing the config file. -----Original Message----- From: Chris Bannister [mailto:[email protected]] Sent: Monday, January 16, 2006 4:02 AM To: [email protected] Subject: Re: See this for example. Previous by thread: Re: (EE) xf86OpenSerial: Cannot open device /dev/input/mice: No Such Device Next by thread: Re: (EE) xf86OpenSerial: Cannot open device /dev/input/mice: No Such Device Index(es): Date Thread Download your

Under the 2.6.12-9-686 kernel, there is no /dev/inputs/, /dev/psaux, or /dev/mouse. TB2 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by TB2 02-14-2006, 01:18 AM #2 leosgb Member Registered: Nov 2004 Location: Brazil Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started by alloydog » Wed Dec 21, 2005 9:57 am According to lsmod, mousedev is loaded.

I did some more searches, and found this thread. In CentOS the mouse0 is in the dev/input/ directory

Change the option "device" line to /dev/input/mouse0

copy the file as follows

# cp /root/xorg.conf.new /etc/X11/xorg.confAnyway Trouble? Also, other HOWTOs seem to just concentrate on customising the rules, rather than getting it working in the first place.

Visit the following links: Site Howto | Site FAQ | Sitemap | Register Now If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. Rollback Post to Revision RollBack #5 Jul 24, 2010 JamesK89 JamesK89 View User Profile View Posts Send Message Stone Miner Location: USA Join Date: 7/3/2010 Posts: 78 Member Details Quote from Developer does not see priority in git Development Workflow being followed Custom Object as Standard Controller: Plural Or Singular Why there are no approximation algorithms for SAT and other decision problems? Do you have any idea what might have happened?

Offline #3 2005-03-24 10:31:12 tmadhavan Member From: Wales :D Registered: 2004-03-26 Posts: 441 Re: Can't start X Can't say much more than that really - definitely run xorgcfg and definitely change https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=11070 I will post back when I have played around a bit.... The different twins Can Egyptian citizen visit Armenia on valid USA visa? This is a very bad idea in general for anything, so you need to correct the permissions asap.

This way you will learn not only the cogs and wheels, but how to learn for yourself. http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-open/cannot-open-exchanger-control-device-device-type-mismatch-data-protector.html okeyla Linux - Hardware 2 03-05-2006 06:52 AM Failed to open device /dev/usb/ttyUSB0: No such device efm Linux - Newbie 2 04-04-2005 09:46 PM loop: can't open device /dev/loop0: No such mouse? Root doesn't fix it and I have no iBus.

Cater wrote: > On Wed, Jan 11, 2006 at 11:54:00AM -0700, Ed Young wrote: > > I can't get X to start because apparently because the mouse device > > can't More details please. How did you manage to get yours to work phrakture? navigate here Thanks . –rajat Aug 29 '12 at 9:00 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign up using Facebook

I don't have any errors anymore, and Minecraft is reporting Linux plugin claims to have found 9 controllers But for some reason, the keyboard still doesn't work ! :sad.gif: I can Does this mean devfs is still being used? Quoting a distro as "a bit too easy for me" suggests you haven't really done much bar scratch the surface, and transferring to a "hard" distro may only dent your confidence

edit: Ok fuck it...

http://phraktured.net Offline #14 2005-03-24 20:56:21 T-Dawg Forum Fellow From: Wilmington, NC Registered: 2005-01-29 Posts: 2,734 Re: Can't start X I know that works. Apparently, though, it doesn't matter what's in that, because x isn't workingI'm in the #xorg channel now, but it seems everybody is either sleeping or could care less that I'm there:newbie:HELP alloydog LXF regular Posts: 600Joined: Thu Apr 07, 2005 7:32 pm Top Next Display posts from previous: All posts1 day7 days2 weeks1 month3 months6 months1 year Sort by AuthorPost timeSubject OpenSuse 11.3 Keyboard input not working, everything else works fine.

Rollback Post to Revision RollBack #7 Aug 5, 2010 Alamass Alamass View User Profile View Posts Send Message Out of the Water Join Date: 7/24/2010 Posts: 4 Member Details Problem solved. Offline Pages: 1 Index »Newbie Corner »Can't start X Board footer Jump to Newbie Corner Installation Kernel & Hardware Applications & Desktop Environments Laptop Issues Networking, Server, and Protection Multimedia and If I'm understanding correctly you're running Minecraft as a super user. his comment is here However, on reboot, the X server failed to start.

Be certain to check your X configuration file and see if the Device rule for your mouse points to an existing device file. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- So...