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mousemode - tell an ADB mouse to use a given device handler ID

MOUSEMODE(8) System Manager's Manual MOUSEMODE(8)

NAME

mousemode - tell an ADB mouse to use a given device handler ID

SYNOPSIS

mousemode [ mode]

DESCRIPTION

mousemode tells the mouse to use a given device handler ID (``mode''), and then asks the mouse what mode it's really in. The mouse only "sticks" in modes it supports. mousemode with no arguments just queries the mouse's mode and prints it, without trying to change it.

OPTIONS

mode
number of mouse ``mode'', i.e. 4 is the extended mouse protocol

FILES

mousemode needs the following device:
/dev/adb
character device with major number 56 and minor number 0

AUTHORS

Paul Mackerras <paulus@cs.anu.edu.au> (program)
 
 
 
Richard van Hees <R.M.vanHees@phys.uu.nl> (documentation)
 

BUGS

none ;-)
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