Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 830984
Touchpad cursor movement does not show fullscreen controls
Last modified: 2013-07-31 16:43:05 EDT
Description of problem:
When playing a file in Totem and switching to fullscreen mode, normally when moving the mouse cursor, the controls show up (leave fullscreen, volume control, play/pause etc). This is not the case when moving the mouse cursor with my integrated laptop touchpad, but works when moving it with an external USB mouse.
Although not visible, the cursor actually moves when using the touchpad though, as can be seen when right-clicking, moving the cursor a bit, and right-clicking again, as the right-click menu will appear at another position.
This problem did not exist in the Fedora 16 version of Totem.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Open a file with Totem (video or music, doesn't matter) and move the cursor around with the touchpad in fullscreen mode. See nothing happening.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a file with Totem
2. Press F11 or double-click the playback area to go into fullscreen mode
3. Move the cursor with an external USB mouse and see the control overlay showing up
4. Move the cursor with the touchpad, and see nothing happening
My touchpad is listed in /proc/bus/input/devices as
I: Bus=0011 Vendor=0002 Product=0007 Version=01b1
N: Name="SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad"
This is an upstream issue with totem: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=680713
Totem 3.6 seems to fix it with some touchpads, but I reproduce it with one of my laptops still with totem 3.6
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