SCO Unix, Xenix and ODT General FAQ
This article is from a FAQ concerning SCO operating
systems. While some of the information may be applicable to any OS,
or any Unix or Linux OS, it may be specific to SCO Xenix, Open
There is lots of Linux, Mac OS X and general Unix info elsewhere on
this site: Search this site is the best
way to find anything.
This is an ancient post with no relevance to modern systems.
Yes; once you've configured your mouse with the 'mkdev mouse'
utility, execute 'usemouse'. This command will start a shell under
which you can move the mouse to 'simulate" cursor keys; to see how
it work, try by editing an existing file with vi (after running the
'usemouse' command of course). You can move the mouse and watch the
cursor moving accordingly across the screen.
To end the 'usemouse' shell, simply type 'CTRL-D'.
Got something to add? Send me email.
Increase ad revenue 50-250% with Ezoic