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Re: Launcher should be optional on secondary displays


Nicholas Skaggs schreef op wo 22-02-2012 om 11:25 [-0500]:
> So what's so bad about edge detection? I move windows and my mouse 
> cursor back and forth between monitors, and the edge detection for the 
> launcher between the monitors traps my mouse in a non-intuitive and 
> annoying way :-( I am currently running a dual monitor setup, one screen 
> on the left, the other on the right. It's not pleasant to work on both 
> monitors given you have to slide your mouse thru the annoying trap in 
> the middle constantly. My fluid mouse movements are interrupted, and I 
> am forced to over accelerate my mouse to get across the edge. I have 
> played with the sensitivity settings, but this has little effect as the 
> issue is still there. 

Did you (or the ayatana team?) try setting a small delay (probably about
100ms is enough) on the Compiz edge detection?  An option named "Edge
Trigger Delay" is available in the "general settings" in CCSM.

Jan Claeys

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