Bug#380480: [Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#380480: xfwm4: bad mouse position after changing workspace

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at corsac.net
Sun Jul 30 16:52:08 UTC 2006

On Sun, 2006-07-30 at 16:20 +0100, matt.nottingham at zen.co.uk wrote:
> In 4.2 moving the mouse of the edge of the screen forced the next
> workspace to be displayed and your mouse pointer ended up only a few
> pixels from the edge, certainly about 10 times fewer pixels than with
> version 4.4. 


> (I'm not sure how it could cause a loop because of 'edge
> resistance' and the fact that your mouse in moving away from the edge
> in the new workspace).

If the pointer after the wrap is in the same zone where it can start a
wrap, we could end up with a loop. In 4.4 implementation, the pointer
ends out of this zone.

> This appears to be a new 'feature' of version 4.4.

Xfwm4 has been largely modified, yes.

Do you think it's really unusable like this ?

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