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Old 04-13-2004, 03:41 PM   #1
Leonig Mig
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Arrow weird question: Can a MOUSE emulate a KEYBOARD?

weird question.

I've got freevo set up on a PC and it's working well. What I *REALLY* want to do though, is get one of these:

Why? Well you see the scroll wheel, you can move side to side as well as up and down. Perfect for freevo, but my question is:

1. can this mouse be setup to work on linux, obviously up down scroll, but right left?

2. can you pass these commands onto freevo somehow?

not sure if this is the right place for these questions, please point me elsewhere if i'm in the wrong place.

any help appreciated!!

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Old 04-13-2004, 03:41 PM   #2
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Old 04-13-2004, 03:54 PM   #3
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Look into imwheel (for fancy mouse, download it) and xmodmap (for using mouse like keyboard, you probably have it already)


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