Is there any way to do a "long click" with synaptics?

Peter Hutterer peter.hutterer at
Wed Dec 22 15:47:02 PST 2010

On Thu, 23 Dec 2010 09:47:50 +1100, "Jarrad W." <akdor1154 at> wrote:
> Just playing around with some software that requires the input of a 
> "long press" (i.e. holding the mouse button down for a second, then 
> releasing) as distinct from a normal short click, and it seems that 
> synaptics, at least in the tap-to-click paradigm, offers no way to 
> emulate this. Am I mistaken, or is this a shortcoming of the driver?

doubletap, but leave the finger on the second time.


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