[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#652999: xfce4-terminal: please add a way to disable (redefine?) middle click running mailto:

Chris Butler chrisb at debian.org
Fri Feb 15 12:37:00 UTC 2013

On Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 11:06:49PM +0100, Adam Borowski wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 10:59:23PM +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> > I honestly don't think that's needed, but will report that upstream,
> > when back from [VAC] (or if any other team member does it meanwhile).
> Coding wise, it appears to be a trivial change: in
> terminal/terminal-widget.c terminal_widget_button_press_event(), on a middle
> click, if the hidden setting is false, it would proceed to paste.
> Would a patch of this kind be accepted?
> On one hand, it's an itch that annoys me personally.  On the other hand, no
> one wants creeping featurism.  You guys probably know better whether I
> should stop whining and accept less convenient pastes, or help changing
> that.

Just to add my $0.02, this is also an issue I've come across, and I would
love to see a config option for turning this off as well.

Did you get anywhere with writing a patch for this or sending the issue
upstream? If not I might look into it myself.

Chris Butler <chrisb at debian.org>
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