Bug 5516 - Allow both mouse and touch events simultaneously in the HTML5 client
Summary: Allow both mouse and touch events simultaneously in the HTML5 client
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 5983
Alias: None
Product: ThinLinc
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Web Access (show other bugs)
Version: trunk
Hardware: PC Unknown
: P2 Normal
Target Milestone: 4.8.0
Assignee: Samuel Mannehed
Depends on:
Reported: 2015-04-30 13:41 CEST by Samuel Mannehed
Modified: 2017-02-14 10:18 CET (History)
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Description Samuel Mannehed cendio 2015-04-30 13:41:33 CEST
Currently we only accept either mouse or touch. There are screens intended for desktop computers which allow for touch and many laptops do have touch screens.

A mouse connected to an android tablet seems to work fine however. The problem is centered around more traditional desktop platforms and when you have a touch screen on such.
Comment 1 Samuel Mannehed cendio 2015-04-30 13:46:59 CEST
Concerns regarding detection of touch devices are related to this bug:

As seen in bug 5506 for example, we got a false positive for touch detection which results in problems for the mouse.

And here is the upstream issue for noVNC:
Comment 2 Karl Mikaelsson cendio 2017-02-13 16:25:39 CET
Isn't this fixed by now?
Comment 3 Samuel Mannehed cendio 2017-02-13 16:46:36 CET
(In reply to comment #2)
> Isn't this fixed by now?

Duplicate of bug 5983?
Comment 4 Pierre Ossman cendio 2017-02-14 10:18:09 CET

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 5983 ***

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