Drag & Drop does not work

Alexander Gottwald alexander.gottwald@s1999.tu-chemnitz.de
Wed Jun 2 14:39:00 GMT 2004

On Wed, 2 Jun 2004, Ariel Burbaickij wrote:

> Hello dear mailing list participants,
> being on eternal quest to surmount shortcomings ;)
> I stumbled over drag & drop issue. The usual situation:
> I have one Sun application, wnat to display back it tunneled
> in ssh and drag & drop does not work. 

Tunneled? are you using ssh -X or ssh -Y (check FAQ for ssh problems)

> What is the situation
> with drag and drop support -- is it supported and the situation
> presented is a bug or is it not supported at all? As usual, do not
> hesistate to request additional information, will gladly provide it.

Drag and Drop in X should work. Drag and Drop between X and windows
will not work. Maybe multiwindow has problems with drag and drop since 
crossing window borders may mess with the mouse button states.

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