Posted on 1997-02-17
When I try to get XF86 started by typing startx I get the following error message: cannot open mouse(Too many symbolic links encountered) I get a similar message when Linux boots, yet this one reads: gpm: /dev/mouse : Too many sybolic links encountered. I have an IBM ThinkPad 365ED which has a PS/2 muse I believe. I think I may have listed the mouse as a Microsoft mouse when I installed it, but am not sure. Any suggestions? I cannot acess the /dev/mouse directory or file. Help?