Problem with mouse events in XWin server

Tue Sep 7 14:37:00 GMT 2010

On 07/09/2010 14:31, Jurgen Defurne wrote:
> At work I use my portable as X server for a remote Linux machine. I can use
> two brands of software, Reflection X, which is installed by our IT department,
> or Cygwin XWin, which I install my self.
> The application which I need to access is Continuus, which is Motif based.
> What is now my problem? When I start Continuus using Reflection, I am missing
> some fonts. I think it are the TTF and Type1 fonts that are missing,
> but Reflection
> cannot handle them.
> When I start XWin using 'startxwin', I can connect to Continuus and I get my
> missing fonts. However, there is something else that is now missing.
> When one right-clicks on a screen element in Continuus, then a context
> dependent menu should pop-up. However, with XWin this does not happen.
> I used 'xev' to see the differences in mouse events, and in XWin I see the
> following :
> ButtonPress event, serial 21, synthetic NO, window 0x200001,
>      root 0x44, subw 0x0, time 27589328, (123,42), root:(185,627),
>      state 0x10, button 3, same_screen YES
> while using Reflection X I see
> ButtonPress event, serial 22, synthetic NO, window 0x400001,
>      root 0x3b, subw 0x0, time 16229, (132,53), root:(184,187),
>      state 0x0, button 3, same_screen YES

X related questions belong on the cygwin-xfree list.

I think you have num-lock on. See [1].


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