Machine: ThinkPad x40
SW: LMDE MATE 201403
Follow the solution described in
under heading: xorg.conf.d
Neglect comment concerning comments in respect to Ubuntu.
Middle button functions:
Libre Office documents, pdf-files, and Firefox:
- Vertical and horizontal scrolling
Cursor does not change to scroll indicator
middle click on link opens link in new tab = perfect!!!
middle click on tab (somewhere) closed the tab
- When clicking hold pressed the middle button, the cursor does not change its appearance to indicate scrolling function
All packages installed for first attempted approach with gpointing-device-settings were kept installed.
did not work. Reason is not understoodgpointing-device-settings
Additionally installed packages: