[arch-general] Upgrade to Linux 4.17.2 & xorg-server 1.20.0-8 breaks left-mouse in remote Linux desktops

David C. Rankin drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com
Thu Jun 21 22:36:00 UTC 2018

On 06/21/2018 03:19 AM, David C. Rankin wrote:
> On 06/19/2018 02:02 AM, Gurnaik V via arch-general wrote:
>> I have the same behaviour on my Arch Linux guest, but for me both right- and
>> left-click do not work. I have had to downgrade the kernel and the VirtualBox
>> guest modules.
> Well, I'm glad I'm not crazy.
> ArchDevs, should I open a bug on this?
> It seems the xorg update has linux guests within virtual box to not receive
> left (and for some right) mouse inputs. Prior to this update the Arch guest in
> virtualbox have been working fine for years.
> Is there some additional, specific diagnostics I can provide that would help?
> I'm a bit lost as to what to look for. I can log the output of xev if you like
> and describe what didn't happen, but that seems a bit subjective. What would help?

Found open bug:


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David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.

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