[xubuntu-users] edge scrolling

Joshua O'Leary joshua.oleary at btinternet.com
Fri Aug 31 16:03:39 UTC 2012

On 31/08/12 05:25, Sa On wrote:
> My laptop has a synatpic touchpad.   Using the xfce4 setting manager I
> can activate either two-finger horizontal/vertical scrolling, or edge
> scrolling, but not both.   Is it possible to have both?
> Partial solution:  I installed gpointing-device-setting, then click
> edge-scrolling
> (in addition to the previous two-finger scrolling from xfce4 setting manager),
> and I got both.  But when I reboot the laptop I lose the
> gpointing-device setting
> (the xfce4 setting stays).  I then added gpointing-device-setting to
> autostart.  Upon reboot, g-d-s does starts up but edge-scrolling still
> does not work until I unclick-then-click edge-scrolling...
> Many thanks!
Why would you want both? It would become so fiddly as to be almost 
unusable. GNOME may let you do this though.

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