[xubuntu-users] Mouse focus problem in 15.10 - xfwm4 ?

Petter Adsen petter at synth.no
Wed Feb 17 12:26:59 UTC 2016

On Wed, 17 Feb 2016 12:05:54 +0000
Chris Green <cl at isbd.net> wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 17, 2016 at 11:51:18AM +0000, Chris Green wrote:
> > More information, I've found what provokes the problem, or at least
> > one of the things that does.
> > 
> > I get the problem if I select text with button 1.  As soon as I have
> > selected some text the mouse pointer is *functionally* stuck in the
> > window where I selected the text, even though I can move the pointer
> > all over the screen.
> >   
> ... and restarting xfwm4 *does* fix the problem, however it's not
> always possible as it depends in what sort of functional mode the
> mouse has stuck in.

You could create a script to do that and bind it to a keyboard
shortcut. If this is consistent you should also file a bug.


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