Bug#178812: [email@example.com: Bug#178812: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=178812]
>----- Forwarded message from Thomas Dickey <firstname.lastname@example.org> -----
>> xterm: resource-based keybindings don't work when mouse cursor over scrollbar
>Perhaps more information would help (such as a copy of whatever customization
>he was making to test this with). There aren't any xterm-specific default
>resource settings that map the keystrokes to scrollbar actions. (This applies
>to XFree86 xterm and X11R5, X11R6 xterms).
Ah, no, I don't assign anything *specifically* to the scrollbar. The bindings
in question are these:
XTerm*VT100.Translations: #override \
Shift<Key>Insert:insert-selection(PRIMARY, CUT_BUFFER0) \n\
>The scrollbar, by the way, happens
>to be a child of the widget that displays text. So keystrokes that are not
>handled by the scrollbar end up being processed by the text (VT100) widget.
Except that they don't, anymore. When the mouse cursor is over the scrollbar
hitting Shift-Prior sends the escape sequence bound, rather than scrolling.
If the mouse cursor is outside the scrollbar, it works as expected. The
other bindings behave similarly.