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Re: [wmx] wheel miceJakob Schlyter
- Tue May 16 16:23:43 2000
On Tue, 16 May 2000, cannam wrote:
> -- Richard Sharman's patch makes rotating the wheel flip
> the channel up or down. If the pointer's over a window
> frame, it'll take that window with it.
> -- Fraser McCrossan's patch makes rotating the wheel
> circulate the windows. It also exchanges button-2 and
> button-3, so that button-2 (clicking the wheel) does
> the circulate or channel-flip action which is a bit
> more consistent with the other use of the wheel.
I think that Sharman's patch works better; changing buttons could be bad,
like if you have a laptop with an integrated touchpad (2 buttons) +
external wheelmouse (3 buttons + 2 "wheel" buttons). I really like the old
buttons style, with just the channel flipping added.
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