Monthly Archives: March 2015

Mapping Mouse buttons to Commands

New mice often have lots of buttons. Some buttons are used by X and some are used by Applications: 1,2,3: Left, middle and right mouse button 4,5: Y axis mouse wheel 6,7: X axis mouse wheel 8,9: Foward and backward … Continue reading

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Openbox goes weird with R.A.T.5 Mad Catz

Problem: when you connect the Mad Catz R.A.T.5 mouse to a Linux box running openbox window manager, the window handling stops working. Sometimes mouse follow focus does not work, sometimes even  clicking a window cannot activate it. Sometimes clicking window borders does … Continue reading

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