The middle mouse button no longer unrolls the contextual menu

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ManuD_Linux
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The middle mouse button no longer unrolls the contextual menu

Post by ManuD_Linux » Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:35 pm

Hello,

I'm testing Linux Mint 19 (beta) and Cinnamon (version 3.8.4) and I discover with fright that during a drag and drop, the middle mouse button (wheel button) no longer unrolls the contextual menu (which allowed to choose to copy / move / create a symbolic link ...). Catastrophe! I did not find the option to reactivate this behavior.
Help! I use this function for years, it's too convenient. If this option disappears, how to make the choice to copy or move without using the keyboard? How to make a symbolic link? I hope it's just an oversight and that it will be corrected (I'm worried, I don't see much feedback on this bug).

Thanks in advance.

Manu

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Re: The middle mouse button no longer unrolls the contextual menu

Post by JoeFootball » Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:00 pm

ManuD_Linux wrote:I'm testing Linux Mint 19 (beta) and Cinnamon (version 3.8.4) ... I don't see much feedback on this bug.
There's actually a few mentions of it on the LM 19 Beta Cinnamon blog post (that's where Clem asked that bug reports for Beta versions go).

If you have any additional information not already there, I wouldn't hesitate to post it.

Joe

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Re: The middle mouse button no longer unrolls the contextual menu

Post by Chemical_Ali » Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:54 am

Sorry I cannot view the comments in the above mentioned post. I am using the release version Mint 19 Cinnamon. I have the same issue as ManuD_Linux.

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