[openbox] openbox/rox scrollwheel desktop skipping

Kacper Wysocki kacperw at online.no
Mon Aug 6 13:05:47 EDT 2007

On 8/6/07, Dana Jansens <danakj at orodu.net> wrote:
> On 8/6/07, Kacper Wysocki <kacperw at online.no> wrote:
> > On 8/6/07, Keith W <n4phth4 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > FWIW, I don't see this behavior w/ Openbox 3.4.2 and ROX-Filer 2.6.1,
> > > however I do see it w/ the (old) pre-release  version 3.3.994 and
> > > ROX-Filer 2.6. (These are on different machines w/ possibly different
> > > configs; I can't look into it much further atm.)
> > >
> > > My OB config on the working box is essentially stock with minor focus
> > > tweaks for clients (i.e., don't raise when focused). ROX-Filer's
> > > config in the "compatibility" section has only "Panel is dock", "Don't
> > > use hostnames", and "Don't use extended attributes" checked.
> >
> > My options are the same, and I also didn't have this problem with
> > earlier OB3.4's. Could you try openbox 3.4.4?
> Just to add a little information to the clutter..
> The reason this is happening, I guess, is because ROX pinboard is
> "replaying" the mouse button event, causing it to get sent to Openbox
> twice somehow.  You don't have these bindings in both your "desktop"
> and your "root" contexts, do you?

Nope, or rather - I didn't until Michael mentioned the root context.
However, I just tried ob3.4.4 on my work computer and the problem
doesn't occur here, I'll check what's different.


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