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Re: Using more than 5 buttons in XFree86



Nope, that works for XFree86 4.0, and what I have is 3.3.6 which came with
OpenBSD 2.8.  Thanks for the info though.

-Ray-

On Wed, Dec 13, 2000 at 02:01:47PM -0800, Steve Wingate wrote:
> There is a Linux how-to for getting all 7 buttons of an Intellimouse
> Explorer working at www.linuxnewbie.org . I should it should work for
> OpenBSD. I have never tried it.
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ray Lai" <raylai_(_at_)_mailandnews_(_dot_)_com>
> To: <misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org>
> Sent: Monday, December 11, 2000 10:09 PM
> Subject: Using more than 5 buttons in XFree86
> 
> 
> > I did a lot of digging through mailing lists and stuff but I haven't found
> any
> > official documents stating that there is a maximum of 5 mouse buttons
> avaiable
> > in XFree86.  I have a Logitech Optical Mouseman Wheel and it has two
> buttons on
> > the top, a mouse wheel which is also a button, and a thumb button, making
> that
> > a total of 6 buttons, including scroll-up and scroll-down on the mouse
> wheel.
> > I would like to use all 6 buttons if possible, has anyone gotten it to
> work in
> > XFree86 3.3.6?
> >
> > -Ray-
> >
> >