steve at sohara.org
Thu Mar 25 18:52:56 UTC 2021
On Thu, 25 Mar 2021 14:01:49 -0400 (EDT)
Doug Denault <doug at safeport.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 25 Mar 2021, Steve O'Hara-Smith wrote:
> > On Thu, 25 Mar 2021 12:55:46 -0400 (EDT)
> > Doug Denault <doug at safeport.com> wrote:
> >> None of these systems recognize double-click as paste in xterm or on
> >> the xfce desktop. The latter is almost irrelevant as that is supposed
> >> to list all windows on all desktops (I have 8). Having to drop the
> >> mouse and do shift-insert is annoying but almost a "who cares".
> > I've always (some decades now) used middle button for paste in
> > X11, double click selects a word IME.
> That acutally might explain #2. The mouse I am using as are all the usb
> one's I have are at least 10, maybe 15 years old, no three buttons here.
> For these guys double-click has always meant paste. Not supporting legacy
> stuff may be the norm these days.
By double click do you mean hit both buttons ? That used to be
controlled by an EmulateThreeButtons setting somewhere in the X config
(it's been a long time since I needed it).
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