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[Bug 1311303] Re: Compiz mouse functions mapped to horizontal scrolling buttons do not work
** Description changed:
+ Users who have the horizontal scroll button mapped to other functions
+ using CCSM no longer have working mapped functions. This breaks the
+ user's workflow.
+ [Test case]
+ * Need a mouse with horizontal scrolling, ie, click the mouse wheel left and right.
+ * Open CCSM.
+ * Map a function to the horizontal scroll buttons, ie, buttons 6 & 7. For example:
+ * Enable workspaces.
+ * CCSM->Viewport Switcher->Desktop-based Viewport Switching
+ * Set "Move Next" to button 6 and "Move Prev" to button 7.
+ [Regression potential]
+ When a user has a function mapped to the horizontal scroll buttons,
+ horizontal scrolling in windows that support horizontal scrolling will
+ no longer work. The user must recognize that when they map the
+ function, they loose the original functionality. This is the same case
+ in previous versions of Ubuntu before this regression occurred, so no
+ real regression potential.
+ Original Description:
Running Ubuntu 14.04 and compiz 0.9.11.
Upon upgrading to 14.04 I can no longer use mouse buttons to switch
between desktops in the Desktop Wall when a maximised window is
focussed. It works as expected when using keyboard functions, or when
the desktop is focussed.
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