John Nilsson john at
Wed Nov 16 11:20:28 CST 2005

On Wed, 2005-11-16 at 14:58 +0100, MadMan2k wrote:
> I know that this does not really belong here, but in some gnome wiki or
> something, but since I dont know such a appropriate place I'll post it
> here and hope that you can redirect me...
> 1) mouse sidebutton support
> the scrollwheel is supported very well by gnome - it can be used to
> scroll virtually every scrollbar by simply hovering it.
> why cant the forward/backward sidebuttons found on many modern mice like
> the logitech MX510 series be supported adequatly.
> They should be used in every application which has forward/ backward
> functionality, like nautilus, eog, rhythmbox etc.

A quick search got me theese:

doesn't look like it's a high priority the gnome folks. 

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