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WSMOUSE(4)                   Device Drivers Manual                  WSMOUSE(4)

     wsmouse - generic mouse support in wscons

     wsmouse*   at pms? mux 0 (PS/2 mouse, including
     ``IntelliMouse''-compatible wheel mice)
     wsmouse*   at ums? mux 0 (USB mouse)
     wsmouse*   at uts? mux 0 (USB touchscreen)
     wsmouse*   at lms? mux 0 (Logitech bus mouse, i386 only)
     wsmouse*   at mms? mux 0 (Microsoft InPort mouse, i386 only)
     wsmouse0   at ams? mux 0 (Apple ADB mouse)
     wsmouse*  at btms? mux 0 (Bluetooth mouse)
     wsmouse*   at lkms? mux 0 (DEC VSXXX serial mice)

     The wsmouse driver is an abstraction layer for mice within the wscons(4)
     framework.  It is attached to the hardware specific mouse drivers and
     provides a character device interface which returns struct wscons_event
     via read(2).  For use with X servers, "mouse events" can be generated.

     The wsconsctl(8) utility gives access to several configurable details
     that affect this driver.

     The following ioctl(2) calls are provided by the wsmouse driver or by
     devices which use it.  Their definitions are found in

     WSMOUSEIO_GETPARAMS (struct wsmouse_parameters)

     WSMOUSEIO_SETPARAMS (struct wsmouse_parameters)
                   Obtain and set various mouse parameters as a key/value set.
                   Currently these primarily relate to touchpads.  The
                   structure struct wsmouse_parameters is defined as follows:

                         struct wsmouse_param {
                                 enum wsmousecfg key;
                                 int value;

                         struct wsmouse_parameters {
                                 struct wsmouse_param *params;
                                 unsigned int nparams;

                   The number of parameters to read or write must be specified
                   in nparams.  For each parameter, when WSMOUSEIO_GETPARAMS
                   is used, a key must be specified.  When WSMOUSEIO_SETPARAMS
                   is used, a key and a value must be specified.  A single
                   ioctl may retrieve up to WSMOUSECFG_MAX nparams.

     WSMOUSEIO_GETREPEAT (struct wsmouse_repeat)
                   Retrieve the current automatic button repeating
                   configuration.  The structure returned is as follows:

                         struct wsmouse_repeat {
                                 unsigned long   wr_buttons;
                                 unsigned int    wr_delay_first;
                                 unsigned int    wr_delay_decrement;
                                 unsigned int    wr_delay_minimum;

                   The wr_buttons field is a bit mask that specifies which
                   buttons send press and release events periodically while
                   they are physically held down.  The least significant bit
                   corresponds to button 0.

                   The other three fields describe the frequency upon which
                   these automatic events are sent.  wr_delay_first specifies
                   the milliseconds before the first repeated event is sent.
                   wr_delay_decrement is used to calculate the delay between
                   the most recently generated event and the forthcoming one:
                   the previous delay is taken and it is decreased by the
                   value given in this variable.  wr_delay_minimum specifies
                   the minimum delay, in milliseconds, between two consecutive

     WSMOUSEIO_SETREPEAT (struct wsmouse_repeat)
                   Set the automatic button repeating configuration.  See
                   WSMOUSEIO_GETREPEAT above for more details.

                   Set the wscons_event protocol version.  The default is 0
                   for binary compatibility.  The latest version is always
                   available as WSMOUSE_EVENT_VERSION, and is currently 1.
                   All new code should use a call similar to the below to
                   ensure the correct version is returned.

                         int ver = WSMOUSE_EVENT_VERSION;
                         if (ioctl(fd, WSMOUSEIO_SETVERSION, &ver) == -1)
                             err(EXIT_FAILURE, "cannot set version");



     btms(4), dreamcast/mms(4), i386/lms(4), i386/mms(4), pms(4), uep(4),
     ums(4), uts(4), wscons(4), wsmux(4), moused(8), wsconsctl(8),
     wsmoused(8), wsmouse(9)

NetBSD 10.99                  September 25, 2021                  NetBSD 10.99