winex11: Retrieve raw mouse events through XInput2 while the cursor is clipped.

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Fri Apr 15 02:31:23 CDT 2011

Vitaliy Margolen <wine-devel at> writes:

> It's great to see so much progress in this area! Great gob so far. However
> this isn't enough.
> Cursor doesn't have to be clipped to receive mouse event's. As far as
> dinput goes, it will read mouse events regardless where the pointer is if
> device is acquired in background mode. Or this isn't the final commit yet?

It doesn't really make sense to use relative mouse events without
clipping the mouse, since it will eventually move out of the window.

What's not done yet is a way to clip the mouse to the desktop window,
which would enable relative mouse events in fullscreen mode too.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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