[nSLUG] Fast scroll wheel action in X triggers paste or browser history navigation

Daniel Morrison draker at gmail.com
Wed Aug 15 16:37:11 ADT 2007


On 15/08/07, Jeff Warnica <jeff at coherentnetworksolutions.com> wrote:
> Does "scrolling" inside an xev(1) window show anything useful?

Sure; here's some scrolling down, then scrolling up. For every 'click' in
the scroll wheel, I see one ButtonPress and one ButtonRelease event, so
this represents two clicks down, then two clicks up.

-D.

ButtonPress event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0x2a00001,
    root 0x288, subw 0x0, time 1795458242, (40,131), root:(1115,152),
    state 0x10, button 5, same_screen YES

ButtonRelease event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0x2a00001,
    root 0x288, subw 0x0, time 1795458242, (40,131), root:(1115,152),
    state 0x1010, button 5, same_screen YES

ButtonPress event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0x2a00001,
    root 0x288, subw 0x0, time 1795458378, (40,131), root:(1115,152),
    state 0x10, button 5, same_screen YES

ButtonRelease event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0x2a00001,
    root 0x288, subw 0x0, time 1795458378, (40,131), root:(1115,152),
    state 0x1010, button 5, same_screen YES

ButtonPress event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0x2a00001,
    root 0x288, subw 0x0, time 1795458786, (40,131), root:(1115,152),
    state 0x10, button 4, same_screen YES

ButtonRelease event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0x2a00001,
    root 0x288, subw 0x0, time 1795458786, (40,131), root:(1115,152),
    state 0x810, button 4, same_screen YES

ButtonPress event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0x2a00001,
    root 0x288, subw 0x0, time 1795458858, (40,131), root:(1115,152),
    state 0x10, button 4, same_screen YES

ButtonRelease event, serial 29, synthetic NO, window 0x2a00001,
    root 0x288, subw 0x0, time 1795458858, (40,131), root:(1115,152),
    state 0x810, button 4, same_screen YES



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