Remote Session mouse problems

Thomas Chadwick
Mon Mar 10 16:37:00 GMT 2003

Most likely NumLock is on.  Here's a google search of the cygwin ML archives 
for "numlock", where you'll find plenty of discussion on why this causes 

>From: Nikolai Lusan <>
>Subject: Remote Session mouse problems
>Date: Mon, 10 Mar 2003 03:11:43 +1000 (EST)
>I am trying to use cygwin/xfree86 to run XDMCP sessions from my linux
>box. I am using the command
>XWin -fullscreen -emulate3buttons -from -query
>     -fp tcp/ -nowinkill -unixkill
>The problem I have is that my mouse buttons do not work within xfree. I
>can move the mouse around the screen and successfully use the keyboard
>for input. This problem only arisies with my xdmcp sessions, local
>sessions are fine.
>I am using win98se with a 2 button ps2 mouse.
>Does anybody have an idea what could cause this.

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