Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 228116
middle mouse click on scrollbar in message composition will paste
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:56 EST
Description of problem: middle click on the scroll bar in a message composition
window causes a paste into the message.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): to the best of my
knowledge, all versions
How reproducible: always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. put some text into X11's clipboard
2. compose a long message
3. middle click on scroll bar to jump to a location in the message
Window scrolls and text gets pasted into the message body
Window scrolls to desired location in the window.
I have reported this upstream:
Unfortunately, it seems to have gotten stuck in limbo, and as far as anyone can
tell, the attached patch works as expected. I have been using this patch for at
least a year and have not encountered any unexpected consequences.
Created attachment 147828 [details]
Patch fixes described problem