Lack of middle button emulation makes HP life hard

Peter Hutterer peter.hutterer at
Wed Dec 8 16:13:34 PST 2010

On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 12:44:40PM -0500, Pat Suwalski wrote:
> On 08/12/10 12:25 PM, Keith Packard wrote:
> >
> >So, HP laptops come with a pointy-stick in the middle of the keyboard
> >and only two buttons. Not having middle-button emulation in this
> >environment is pretty harsh.
> >
> >I know it's not optimal to enable this by default, but I'm wondering
> >what can be done to not break these people's machines?
> From a user's point of view, I'd expect to see this in the GUI with
> the rest of the mouse properties.


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