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Old 11-16-2008, 07:37 PM   #1
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xorg.conf on DamnSmallLinux


Hi!

I have a serial mouse that connects to /dev/ttyS0 and I'd like to use it on my DamnSmallLinux computer.

I need to edit the xorg.conf to do so, but there is no xorg.conf.

Should I just create the file and put whatever I need in there?

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Old 11-16-2008, 09:06 PM   #2
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is the kernel module loaded? modprobe mouse_serial?
 
Old 11-19-2008, 05:08 AM   #3
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Um, the mouse is actually working just fine; I used the xsetup.sh script, and selected the serial mouse.

But I still wonder where the xorg.conf is.
Clearly, this is not the newer version if X, that doesn't need a conf at all. What if i'd like to change something X specific again?
Since there is no xorg.conf, I'd not be able to do that...
 
  


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