Where are the mouse button actions defined?
cl at isbd.net
Sun Aug 22 18:08:18 CEST 2010
On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 04:51:40PM +0200, Mike Massonnet wrote:
> 2010/8/22 Chris G <cl at isbd.net>:
> > On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 05:25:42PM +0300, Liviu Andronic wrote:
> >> On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 5:00 PM, Chris G <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
> >> > I'm not sure that this is an xfce question or an X question but I'm
> >> > sure someone here will know the answer.
> >> >
> >> > Where are the mouse button actions defined? I.e. where is it defined
> >> > that a double-click of button 1 will select a word and a single click
> >> > of button 2 (middle) will paste it?
> >> >
> >> > Alternatively (and better for what I want to do probably) where are
> >> > the button numbers assigned to 'Left', 'Middle' and 'Right'?
> >> >
> >> Hello
> >> Some mouse configs can be performed in Settings > Mouse, the Devices
> >> and Behavior themes. I am not familiar with more fine-tuning.
> >> Regards
> >> Liviu
> > That does nothing with mouse button assignment (except I suppose the
> > switch from Left Handed to Right Handed). I want to be able, for
> > example, to set the 'paste' button to be button 8 rather than button 2.
> Have a look at xmodmap. A search on google can help you quickly out, here:
No, that only allows me to change button numbers around, I want to be
able to see where the *actions* are defined. I.e. where does it say
that a Double-Click of Button 1 selects some text?
Xmodmap allows me to (say) use button 9 instead of button 1 but it
doesn't allow me to change "Double Click Button 1" to "Single Click
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