Can you switch mouse buttons in X?

Can you switch mouse buttons in X?

Post by David Wag » Tue, 10 Feb 1998 04:00:00



I need to switch buttons 2 and 3 of my trackball under X. Can I do this?
if so, how?


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Can you switch mouse buttons in X?

Post by Mark Gr » Tue, 10 Feb 1998 04:00:00




>I need to switch buttons 2 and 3 of my trackball under X. Can I do this?
>if so, how?

See man xmodmap

~$ xmodmap -e "pointer = 1 3 2"

Should do the trick.


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Can you switch mouse buttons in X?

Post by Ernesto Hern├índez-Novic » Tue, 10 Feb 1998 04:00:00



> I need to switch buttons 2 and 3 of my trackball under X. Can I do this?
> if so, how?



man xmodmap

xmodmap -e 'pointer = 1 3 2'  or something along the lines :-)

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Can you switch mouse buttons in X?

Post by David Z. Maz » Tue, 10 Feb 1998 04:00:00


DW> I need to switch buttons 2 and 3 of my trackball under X. Can I do
DW> this?  if so, how?

Look at the example on xmodmap(1x).  You'll probably want to do
something like "xmodmap -e 'pointer = 1 3 2'".


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