[nSLUG] Serial drivers for Ubuntu 10.04?

Eric R. Smith ersmith at hfx.eastlink.ca
Tue Feb 5 19:18:10 AST 2013


On 2013-02-05 16:16, Trina Hanson wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 5, 2013 at 2:57 PM, Joel Maxuel <j.maxuel at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> If it accepts that parameter but still does not work, try the other:
>>
>> gpm-mouse-test /dev/ttyS0 -t ms
>>
> 
> ***   When I tried that I get the following text:
> 
> "Note that this program is by no means complete, and its main role is
> to detect how does the middle button work on serial mice
> /dev/ttyS0: No such device
> -t: No such file or directory
> ms: No such file or directory
> gpm-mouse-test: no devices found"

How is it plugged in? Is it by any chance in a USB port, or into a
serial adaptor that's plugged into USB? Are there devices named
/dev/ttyUSB0 (or similar)?

Eric



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