Re: [dev] [wmii] Mouse problems

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2010 10:03:09 -0400

On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 10:19:43AM +0200, Tom Kazimiers wrote:
>wmii is part of my desktop for about 6 month now, but recently strange
>mouse problems bother me. I use the hg-version and sunakus ruby wmiirc
>(tip as well). What is happening is that mouse clicks do not seem to
>reach the controls/windows/etc. - just if I had not pressed a mouse
>button. Another effect is that clicks appear later or my mouse got moved
>to the top right corner.
>Now this does not neccesarely mean wmii is to blame, but if I switch
>tags it works for some short amount of time.
>So have you any idea besides not using the mouse (for some tasks I still
>need it...)? Even if it is not wmii what causes the problem, it would be
>good to know.

My guess is that the problem is in Rumai. wmii really doesn't
have much directly to do with mouse clicks except for left
clicks on titlebars and resizing. Are you talking about menus,
here, or something else? Also, have you tried one of the other

Kris Maglione
Most software today is very much like an Egyptian pyramid with
millions of bricks piled on top of each other, with no structural
integrity, but just done by brute force and thousands of slaves.
	--Alan Kay
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