Bug#376996: [Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#376996: xfce4-terminal: enable
smooth mousewheel scroll option
michael.s.gilbert at gmail.com
Fri Jul 7 02:33:52 UTC 2006
disabled the touchpad; no change in xfce4-terminal mouse wheel scroll behavior.
On 7/6/06, Michael Gilbert <michael.s.gilbert at gmail.com> wrote:
> i also have a section in xorg.conf set up for my trackpad. could
> there be a conflict?
> On 7/6/06, Michael Gilbert <michael.s.gilbert at gmail.com> wrote:
> > well, this is certainly strange. i've looked at my xorg.conf to see
> > if i have anything out of the ordinary. my mouse section is:
> > Section "InputDevice"
> > Identifier "Configured Mouse"
> > Driver "mouse"
> > Option "CorePointer"
> > Option "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
> > Option "Protocol" "ImPS/2"
> > # Option "Protocol" "ExplorerPS/2"
> > # Option "Buttons" "7"
> > Option "Emulate3Buttons" "false"
> > Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
> > EndSection
> > i tried both the ImPS/2 and ExplorerPS/2 protocols; both of which
> > scroll 12 lines per mouse wheel in xfce4-terminal. i have a usb
> > mouse, so does it make sense to use the PS/2 protocol?
> > i checked out xterm, konsole, and gnome-terminal as well. xterm and
> > konsole scroll 3 lines per mouse wheel, but gnome-terminal scrolls 12
> > lines as does xfce4-terminal. any other configuration that i should
> > look at? can anyone else confirm this bug or confirm Yves-Alexis's
> > observation?
> > thanks.
> > mike
> > On 7/6/06, Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac at corsac.net> wrote:
> > > On Wed, 2006-07-05 at 23:32 -0400, Michael Gilbert wrote:
> > > > on each mousewheel action, xfce4-terminal scrolls 12 full lines of
> > > > text.
> > > > this is hard to follow, especially if a list of similar items occupies
> > > > the terminal output. it would be useful if the mouse scroll could be
> > > > settable (i would probably set it to 3 lines) or if there were a
> > > > gentle,
> > > > but quick animation (using few cpu cycles) to indicate to the user the
> > > > scroll action.
> > >
> > >
> > > Hmh, here when I scroll it scrolls only 3 lines of text. It's not
> > > configurable so I don't really know what's happening on your
> > > installation.
> > > --
> > > Yves-Alexis Perez
> > >
> > >
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