Bug 90150 - Allow clickfinger single-button clicks without touch data
Summary: Allow clickfinger single-button clicks without touch data
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Wayland
Classification: Unclassified
Component: libinput (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other All
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Assignee: Wayland bug list
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Reported: 2015-04-23 04:20 UTC by Peter Hutterer
Modified: 2015-04-26 23:16 UTC (History)
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Description Peter Hutterer 2015-04-23 04:20:38 UTC
We ignore clicks until we have touch data because we can't detect where the finger is and thus don't know which software button was pressed. In the clickfinger method, we should let those button events through because the chance of having two fingers on the touchpad without touch data is almost nil, but some devices like the Logitech T650 can be really easy to click without touching the surface.
Comment 2 Peter Hutterer 2015-04-26 23:16:29 UTC
commit c14d7063b75cd68e18e3210137f2194e03b1088a
Author: Peter Hutterer <peter.hutterer@who-t.net>
Date:   Fri Apr 24 12:25:50 2015 +1000

    touchpad: allow BTN_LEFT in clickfinger mode without touches


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