Subject: Re: debouncing mouse button inputs?
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/21/2001 17:27:19
In message <>, "Perry E. Metzger" writes:
>Steve Bellovin <> writes:
>> Is there some X 4.1 parameter I can use to debounce mouse button 
>> presses?
>I don't think so. What's the problem? multiple clicks being detected
>when you push once?

Yes.  Undoubtedly a hardware problem, with hardware that I like but is 
out of production (an IBM desktop keyboard with Trackpoint), but I was 
hoping for a software work-around.

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