Bug 600785 - 3-button-emulation fails with Fedora 13 on Dell D600
3-button-emulation fails with Fedora 13 on Dell D600
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-server (Show other bugs)
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i686 Linux
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Assigned To: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
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Reported: 2010-06-05 22:07 EDT by amylaar
Modified: 2018-04-11 12:01 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-06-11 08:43:38 EDT
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Description amylaar 2010-06-05 22:07:43 EDT
Description of problem:
I have been using Fedora 11 (i386) - installed from DVD - on my Dell
Latitude D600.
cut & paste using 3-button emulation (i.e. pressing both 'mouse' buttons
simultaneously) used to work fine.
Recently a have upgraded to Fedora 13 using the Fedora 12 & Fedora 13 DVDs,
and using System->Administration->Software Update to get available updates.
Three-button emulation no longer works now.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select a piece of text under X
2. Activate a window with active text entry, e.g. an
   xterm with vi in insert mode.
3. press both 'mouse' buttons simultaneously
  
Actual results:

Selection disappears

Expected results:

selected text is pasted


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I'm not sure which component is actually to blame, udev is just a wild guess.
Comment 1 amylaar 2010-06-07 22:59:51 EDT
The problem seems to have gone away, although I don't know what triggered
the change in behaviour.
Comment 2 Matěj Cepl 2010-06-11 08:43:38 EDT
Thank you for letting us know. Feel free to reopen if this happens again.

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