Lack of middle button emulation makes HP life hard
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Wed Dec 8 16:30:01 PST 2010
On Wed, Dec 8, 2010 at 9:25 AM, Keith Packard <keithp at keithp.com> 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?
Ship some .conf files in evdev?
MatchProduct "Crappy HP Laptop|Ancient Mouse"
Option "Emulate3Buttons" "yes"
You could do the same for wheel emulation and make my thinkpad work
usefully out of the box. :)
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