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by tmgoblin
Tue Feb 16, 2021 3:08 pm
Forum: UNIX and Linux Discussion Forum
Topic: Another methos to use a xorg pointing device/mouse
Replies: 2
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Re: Another method to use a xorg pointing device/mouse

Also found a typo on pasting the /usr/local/bin/spacenav-python.py : line 9 should be "print(sn)". The parentheses were dropped. /usr/local/bin/spacenav-python.py #!/usr/bin/python # -*- coding: utf-8 -*- import evdev from evdev import InputDevice, categorize, ecodes, UInput import time import uinpu...
by tmgoblin
Tue Feb 16, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: UNIX and Linux Discussion Forum
Topic: Another methos to use a xorg pointing device/mouse
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Re: Another method to use a xorg pointing device/mouse

It is also necessary to have loaded the uinput kernel module, eg with

/etc/modules-load.d/spacenav.conf

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by tmgoblin
Mon Feb 15, 2021 4:05 pm
Forum: UNIX and Linux Discussion Forum
Topic: Another methos to use a xorg pointing device/mouse
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Another methos to use a xorg pointing device/mouse

Feb 2021: On both a Debian and a Gentoo system, I could not get a SpaceNavigator 046d:c626 to register as a joystick, unlike a SpacePilot Pro 046d:c629 which still worked with the instruction from https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/SpaceNavigator and similar elsewhere, using driver "joystick" in an InputC...