Bug 382801 - Touchpad and Windows list needs configuration
Summary: Touchpad and Windows list needs configuration
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-panel
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2007-11-14 16:38 UTC by Zdenek Kabelac
Modified: 2009-07-14 16:15 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:15:49 UTC


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Description Zdenek Kabelac 2007-11-14 16:38:35 UTC
Description of problem:

When I use touchpad and I'm moving over the gnome-panel minimalists windows list
of currently open application - the windows start to check the focus and reopen
in big speed - I assume it the reaction for the 'left-right' movement on the
touchpad and it can be seen that windows list buttons are moved left/right with
its highligh - I assume it if could be a nice feature if used with keyboard -
but it's rather unpleasant experience with the touchpad - so as for firefox -
I'd like to see the options to disable such behavior for horizontal movement.
 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gnome-panel-2.20.1-4.fc9

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1.with the touchpad - move over some window button in gnome panels
2.start to move at the bottom of touchpad (if properly configured, it should
supply horizontal movement X-events) 
3.see that other windows starts to be opened on screen
  
Actual results:
Windows are opened and left opened (which someone might like/prefer)

Expected results:
With the bool configure option I'd like to be able to disable this behavior and
movement on the panel via touchpad would not open every window there.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 03:53:48 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 23:11:17 UTC
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:15:49 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
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