Bug#252214: /usr/X11R6/bin/xev: xev -id misses events
On Sun, Jun 06, 2004 at 10:39:26AM -0400, Thomas Dickey wrote:
> Looking at the code, I think the answer is that in initializing the
> active-icon logic it modifies the flags there - affecting the regular
> widget as well. (This is from code dating back to before I started
> working on xterm). The relevant chunk is
> /* since only one client is permitted to select for Button
> * events, we have to let the window manager get 'em...
> values->event_mask &= ~(ButtonPressMask | ButtonReleaseMask);
> values->border_pixel = term->misc.icon_border_pixel;
Could you explain how xterm reacts to clicks if it has these events
masked? What am I missing?