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startX XFree86.0.log. ... (EE) xf86OpenSerial: Cannot open device /dev/input/mice No such device. (EE) Generic Mouse: cannot open input device (EE) PreInit failed for input device "Generic Mouse" (II) UnloadModule: "mouse" (II) mouse? ASK SECOND Read the JL 'Community Help Posting Guidelines' before posting in the forums. The place to post if you need help or advice Moderators: ChriThor, LXF moderators Post a reply 18 posts • Page 1 of 2 • 1, 2 SOLVED: /dev/mouse not found this contact form

Regardless, you should be able to run hwd and remove the .sample ending or what ever it is, for a working xorg file. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know. Update Running the 2.6.12-9-686 kernel, there are no entries for either /dev/mouse or /dev/psaux. Quote Postby yyagol » 2007/05/04 06:01:20 If you got a USB mouse, just configure xorg.conf by handchange the device like this :[d]/dev/fb0[/d]/dev/input/miceand restart X.you can also configure xserver by this command https://linuxformat.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=1939

A search in the debian user archives yeilded some similar problems and suggestions. Does this mean devfs is still being used? Top yyagol Posts: 1015 Joined: 2006/06/10 18:27:44 Location: 32 4′N 34 47′E Contact: Contact yyagol Website startx problem - missing config file?

If gpm is active, use whatever service configuration tools your distro provides to disable gpm from starting. Be certain to check your X configuration file and see if the Device rule for your mouse points to an existing device file. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- So... They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. i'll changed that later using chmod.

Mobile View alloydog LXF regular Posts: 600Joined: Thu Apr 07, 2005 7:32 pm Top RE: /dev/mouse not found after kernel update. The same happens with all-round symlinks that used to exist in /dev, such as /dev/mouse, which udev doesn't create anymore. read this post here alloydog LXF regular Posts: 600Joined: Thu Apr 07, 2005 7:32 pm Top RE: /dev/mouse not found after kernel update.

Results 1 to 6 of 6 Thread: xf89OpenSerial: Cannot open device /dev/psaux Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. 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.

Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?f=37&t=156935 Quote Postby swggy » 2007/05/06 19:37:36 Thanks for the response. I believe rasat is working on a patch for it now, so it should be fixed very soon. 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

alloydog LXF regular Posts: 600Joined: Thu Apr 07, 2005 7:32 pm Top RE: /dev/mouse not found after kernel update. weblink My distro uses /boot/grub/menu.lst i.e. Do we need to revive non-US? OpenSuse 11.3 Keyboard input not working, everything else works fine.

by alloydog » Tue Dec 20, 2005 1:10 pm Running the 2.6.12-9-686 kernel, there is no /dev/inputs alloydog LXF regular Posts: 600Joined: Thu Apr 07, 2005 7:32 pm Top RE: by alloydog » Tue Dec 20, 2005 9:37 am Nope, I tried /dev/psaux as well. For reference here is my system, which Minecraft works on: [emailprotected]:~$ cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=10.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=lucid DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS" [emailprotected]:~$ uname -a Linux Jimmy 2.6.32-23-generic #37-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jun 11 08:03:28 http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-open/cannot-open-exchanger-control-device-device-type-mismatch-data-protector.html 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

Having a problem logging in? mouse? Last edited by alloydog on Fri Dec 23, 2005 6:24 am, edited 2 times in total.

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Running it as super user everything is working. 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: Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Hardware Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Community Help: Check the Help Files, then come here to ask! If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Running it as super user everything is working. by alloydog » Tue Dec 20, 2005 1:48 pm df -T /dev returns: Filesystem - Type - 1K-blocks - Used 0 Available 0 Use% 0 Mounted on /dev modprobe -v mousedev I followed dp's advice just like you did (or like you said you did). http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-open/vxvm-vxiod-error-v-5-1-1526-cannot-open-vol-iod-device-no-such-device-or-address.html the next question is which is the correct device file for the mouse?

HELP: "Cannot open mouse (Device or resource busy)" 1 post • Page:1 of 1 All times are UTC Board index Spam Report [Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread 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 Is that "priority low"? Thanks to correct my language errors because I'm french and would like to perfect my english.

If not this could be a hardware problem. by alloydog » Wed Dec 21, 2005 8:40 am Update Reading the Gentoo udev Guide, it states: No Consistent Naming between DevFS and udev ... Cannot open master raw device '/dev/rawctl' (No such device) After upgrading from the standard redhat 7.0 kernel to kernel 2.2.19 I find I cannot access rawdevices such as hard drives. Or am I barking up the wrong tree here?

Change font size FAQ Register Login SOLVED: /dev/mouse not found after kernel update. drwxr-xr-x 18 root root 4320 2010-07-24 14:28 .. Join our community today! Likewise check the logs (/var/log/messages I suppose.) Karl Free Software: "You don't pay back, you pay forward." -- Robert A.

Having udev installed doesn't necessarily mean you are using it, but I don't think this is the problem, because you aren't seeing any mouse nodes in /dev, using either the devfs by nelz » Tue Dec 20, 2005 9:28 am The mouse is probably at /dev/input/mice now. "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." (Albert Einstein) Is this right? Linux on Canon Innova 350CD laptop ? 3.

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