[gpm]gpm -B 111

Jamie Zawinski jwz@jwz.org
Sun, 26 May 2002 21:48:00 -0700

Zephaniah E. Hull wrote:
> On Sun, May 26, 2002 at 03:00:51AM -0700, Jamie Zawinski wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I need to have my system set up so that all three buttons on the mouse
> > are mapped to button 1, under X.  This can't be done with xmodmap (the
> > server returns an X error) but it *can* be done using gpm, after
> > patching it: all that is needed is to prevent gpm from *refusing* to do
> > this; after that, it works fine.
> An odd use.

I suppose it won't be a very common desire; but from watching how people
use the trackballs, it's definitely necessary here...

> Very interesting, what sort of software is on the kiosk?

More detail that you probably want:


Stuff about how the user-visible software is configured:


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