[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#267057: xffm4: clicking on unselected item for more than about .3 sec re-selects others

Simon Huggins 267057@bugs.debian.org, 267057@bugs.debian.org
Sat, 25 Jun 2005 11:10:54 +0100

On Fri, Aug 20, 2004 at 03:12:01PM +0200, Sebastian Reichelt wrote:
> If you have some tree items selected, then click on an unselected
> item, the previously selected items are unselected (of course).
> However, if you hold the mouse button for longer than about .3 sec,
> they become selected again. This can be quite dangerous because you
> might not even see them if you scrolled up or down; then you could
> delete them without noticing (almost happened to me with some pretty
> important stuff).

> I suspect this behavior is intented so you can select some items, then
> release the mouse button, and then drag them somewhere (unlike in the
> old xftree, where this would have caused only one item to be dragged).
> So I think it is just missing a check whether the item that was
> clicked on was previously selected or not.

I can't reproduce this with the 4.2.2 version in unstable.  xffm has
been improved a fair bit.  Can you check and let me know if this bug
still occurs?



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