gpm init.d script
Install the /etc/rc.d/init.d/gpm
init script included in the
This file contains the name of your mouse device and the protocol which
it uses. To create this file, run the following:
cat > /etc/sysconfig/mouse << "EOF"
# Begin /etc/sysconfig/mouse
# End /etc/sysconfig/mouse
Examples of values to set MDEVICE and
PROTOCOL to are:
A list of which protocol values are known can be found by running
gpm -t -help. Your MDEVICE setting depends on
which type of mouse you have. For example,
/dev/ttyS0 for a serial mouse (on Windows this is
COM1), /dev/input/mice is often used for
and /dev/psaux for PS2 mice.