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Re: scroll problem with mouse

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  • Subject: [mg52839] Re: scroll problem with mouse
  • From: "Chris McRaven" <mcraven at>
  • Date: Tue, 14 Dec 2004 05:59:44 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <4lfc54uj9ror@legacy><cpjq10$np3$>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

Norm wrote:
> On 13 Nov 04 11:03:27 -0500 (EST), Norm wrote:
> >We are using mathematica on various flavours of linux.  One problem
> we
> >have is that the scroll wheel won't work in a mathematica window.
> >Does anyone else see this and/or have a solution?  This occurs on
> >knoppix and fedora core 2.
> >
> >Thanks in advance,
> >Norm
> Thanks for the replies, this problem is a known feature.  At this
> time, the interface on linux doesn't support scrolling with the
> -Norm

Actually, you can use another program to interpret the scroll wheel
successfully.  I have written a howto about it at the following website

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