Bug 115633 - Left handed mouse preferences do not work.
Summary: Left handed mouse preferences do not work.
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jonathan Blandford
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Blocks: 121490
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Reported: 2004-02-14 00:37 UTC by Mark Patton
Modified: 2013-04-02 04:19 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-22 10:17:07 UTC
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Description Mark Patton 2004-02-14 00:37:24 UTC
Description of problem:

Selecting a left handed mouse does not work as expected. It seems like
both buttons become button 2 instead of switching.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Go to mouse preferences.
2. Selected left handed and click ok.
3. Try to use mouse
Actual results:

Right mouse button does not change behavior.

Expected results:

Right mouse button behaves like left mouse button.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Hay 2004-02-17 20:17:56 UTC
Have the same problem using FC2 test1 and fully up2date.

Trying to change the mouse button mapping in KDE control center to
left handed gives me a mouse that acts as a mouse with 2 right mouse

This feature shows it self om the KDE start menu and the icons on the
desktop. The mouse buttons work fine on a application window.

I have stopped and restarted KDE and X, but no luck there.

This same problem also was in one of the FC1 test releases.

The mouse is a Logitech Cordless MouseMan (PS2) on a Asus P4B-E. It
works fine in FC1 and RH9.

There is a closed messages (20500, 68623) about this issue

Comment 2 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2004-10-22 10:17:07 UTC

The KDE issue is unrelated because this component is about gnome
control center.

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