On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 09:56:47AM +0100, Andreas Schuldei wrote: > i have been bug hunting in X in connection with email@example.com event > interface (available with 2.6 kernel) and his X driver to that, > which is in experimental. > > the problem was that the "button depress" event was deferred > untill the "button release" event occured. as a consequence, > everything which had to to with dragging the mouse (marking text, > moving windows...) did not work. > > i followed the signal through the layers and the deferral happend > in the Emulate3Buttons section, where the events are generated. > i think that was in > ./xc/programs/Xserver/hw/xfree86/common/xf86Xinput.c > > the problem does not occure if the Emulate3Buttons optionis not > specified in the config file. everything works as expected. > > it would be good if this was documented somewhere, and if someone > else could varify that this works as described above. Zephaniah > and me are both not sure why this is not triggered with normal > mice drivers, too. [Andreas, are you subscribed to this list?] Is Emulate3Buttons broken with evdev even if only a 2-button mouse is connected? -- G. Branden Robinson | It was a typical net.exercise -- a Debian GNU/Linux | screaming mob pounding on a greasy firstname.lastname@example.org | spot on the pavement, where used to http://people.debian.org/~branden/ | lie the carcass of a dead horse.
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