mouse wheel not working with xterm

Alexander Gottwald
Wed May 18 17:41:00 GMT 2005

On Wed, 18 May 2005, jose isaias cabrera wrote:

> Greetings!
> I am running cygwin with xwindows (XWin) and none of the xterm history is 
> accessible through the mouse wheel.  I have a IBM R50 laptop, which has a 
> touch wheel on the right side of the touch-mouse.  The touch mouse works 
> perfectly, but the touch wheel does not.  I have another laptop (compaq) 
> with similar touch mouse/wheel options that is working ok.  Yes, the mouse 
> work perfectly on the MS Windows XP base.

What does xev report when you scroll? Some mouse driver do strange stuff with
the button and don't report it as normal scroll messages.

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