Re: [dev] [dwm] sloppy focus

From: Ruben Gonzalez Arnau <>
Date: Mon, 04 Jul 2011 17:53:59 +0200

On 04/07/11 17:14, Connor Lane Smith wrote:
> Interesting, those on IRC were very 'for' this idea. Different
> demographics? Oh you silly ML people!
> On 4 July 2011 06:51, garbeam<> wrote:
>> No I totally disagree. Click to focus makes the life uneccessary harder.
>> Doing this just for the rare corner case of touching your pointing device by
>> accident doesn't sound like a very sound reason for it.
> Well, the thing is, I don't ever use the mouse for window management,
> but I sometimes move the mouse out of the way and in doing so
> accidentally focus a completely different window. I personally would
> rather dwm had no mouse support at all, but clearly that would be
> controversial... Still, at least with click-to-focus the mouse is
> completely dormant until you intentionally click something.
> But apparently opinions are split on this topic!
> cls
Well, disabling completely touchpad (Linux) using synclient
'TouchpadOff=0' via shortkeys or using a tool like syndaemon, can helps
in that situations to avoid touching mistakes.

See you.

Received on Mon Jul 04 2011 - 17:53:59 CEST

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