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vga_getmousetype(3)	      Svgalib User Manual	   vga_getmousetype(3)

NAME
       vga_getmousetype	- returns the mouse type configured

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<vga.h>

       int vga_getmousetype(void);

DESCRIPTION
       This returns the	mouse type configered in /etc/vga/libvga.config.

       The  return  value  logically anded with	MOUSE_TYPE_MASK	is one of (de-
       fined in	(#include <vgamouse.h>):

       MOUSE_NONE
	      There is no mouse	installed. It is good style to check if	 there
	      is  no  mouse  available	first and then enable mouse support to
	      avoid an svgalib error message if	you try	to  initialize	a  non
	      existing mouse.  MOUSE_MICROSOFT A Microsoft compatible mouse (2
	      buttons) (default).
       MOUSE_MOUSESYSTEMS
	      A	MouseSystems compatible	mouse (3 buttons).
       MOUSE_MMSERIES
	      A	MMSeries compatible mouse.
       MOUSE_LOGITECH
	      An ordinary LogiTech compatible mouse.
       MOUSE_BUSMOUSE
	      A	busmouse.
       MOUSE_PS2
	      A	PS/2 busmouse.
       MOUSE_LOGIMAN
	      An ordinary LogiTech LogiMan compatible mouse.
       MOUSE_GPM
	      The GPM daemon is	used.
       MOUSE_SPACEBALL
	      A	3d SpaceTec Spaceball pointer device.
       MOUSE_INTELLIMOUSE
	      A	Microsoft IntelliMouse or Logitech MouseMan+ on	serial port.
       MOUSE_IMPS2
	      A	Microsoft IntelliMouse or Logitech MouseMan+ on	PS/2 port.

       The return value	may be ored with one or	more of	the following flags

       MOUSE_CHG_DTR
	      change the setting of DTR	to force the mouse to a	given mode.
       MOUSE_DTR_HIGH
	      set DTR to high instead of setting it to low (default).
       MOUSE_CHG_RTS
	      change the setting of RTS	to force the mouse to a	given mode.
       MOUSE_RTS_HIGH
	      set RTS to high instead of setting it to low (default).

       Your application	may use	this info to perform specific actions (go into
       a 3d pointer device mode	for example).

SEE ALSO
       svgalib(7),    vgagl(7),	  libvga.config(5),   mousetest(6),   spin(6),
       mouse_close(3), mouse_getposition_6d(3),	mouse_getx(3),	mouse_init(3),
       mouse_setposition(3),	    mouse_setscale(3),	     mouse_setwrap(3),
       mouse_setxrange(3),	mouse_update(3),       mouse_waitforupdate(3),
       vga_init(3), vga_setmousesupport(3), vga_waitevent(3)

AUTHOR
       This  manual page was edited by Michael Weller <eowmob@exp-math.uni-es-
       sen.de>.	The exact source of the	referenced function as well as of  the
       original	documentation is unknown.

       It is very likely that both are at least	to some	extent are due to Harm
       Hanemaayer <H.Hanemaayer@inter.nl.net>.

       Occasionally this might be wrong. I hereby asked	to be excused  by  the
       original	author and will	happily	accept any additions or	corrections to
       this first version of the svgalib manual.

Svgalib	(>= 1.2.11)		 27 July 1997		   vga_getmousetype(3)

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