[haiku-development] Re: Mouse focus behaviour

  • From: "Adrien Destugues" <pulkomandy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2010 15:49:59 +0000

> Humdinger wrote:
> > -- Humdinger, on Mon, 02 Aug 2010 15:19:00 +0200:
> >> I see a different behaviour in how to bring windows to the front 
> > > in 
> >> "Click to focus" and "Focus follows mouse".
> > 
> > One more thing:
> > Isn't the mode "Click to activate" supposed to focus and bring a 
> > lower 
> > window to front when it's clicked anywhere? It only does so when 
> > clicking on tab/border (besides Tracker windows which can be 
> > clicked 
> > anywhere).
> My understanding was it would just give the window focus without
> raising, for which a click on the tab is required. I think that's my
> preferred behaviour (windows stay where they have been placed in the
> Z-order, but things can still be easily copied/pasted into 
> "background"
> windows - basically FFM advantages without an accidental nudge of the
> mouse meaning input gets sent to the wrong window).
> The "left click to front", "right click to back" should definitely be
> maintained though. If one of the modes doesn't do that I'd say it's a 
> bug.

Well, in this mode it's left click to activate, right click to send to 
back if windows is topmost, send to back else. I don't think other 
settings would make sense, and that's also what I use on my Amiga... 
but maybe I just got used to it.


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