Re: How can I make the DualPoint Stick scroll without pressing a trackpad button?
I found the xinput command is:
xinput --set-prop 10 "Evdev Wheel Emulation Button" 0
I also filed a bug with ubuntu suggesting that button 0 should be allowed in gpointing-device-settings.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Rob Frohne <rob.frohne@...> wrote:
> Hi All,
> My Dell Latitudes have a nifty DualPoint Stick that I don't use as a
> mouse because I prefer the trackpad. I would like to use it as a scroll
> wheel, and I have been able to do that with gpointing-device-settings,
> but I have to press a trackpad button simultaneously with using the
> stick, which is the normal way for folk who use the stick to move their
> mouse cursor around, but for me I would like it to scroll without
> pressing a mouse button. Does anyone have the xinput command needed or
> another way to do that?
> Rob Frohne, Ph.D., P.E.
> E.F. Cross School of Engineering
> Walla Walla University
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