Moving Mouse While Receiving Mail Seriously Degrades Mouse Performance

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

SeaMonkey
MailNews: Message Display
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major
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: James B. Higgs, Unassigned)

Tracking

1.7 Branch
x86
Windows 98

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041217
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041217

I am using a Cirque Serial SmartCat touchpad, GlidePoint Software version
2.0.0.1. If I move the mouse while mail is being received, it *really* screws up
my mouse functionality. I usually have to resort to MouseKeys and shut
down/reboot as soon
as possible.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Move mouse while mail is being received.

Actual Results:  
Mouse becomes extremely unreliable, not moving when I try to move it, clicking
when I'm just trying to move it, etc.


Expected Results:  
Mouse should bahave as usual.

I am using a Cirque Serial SmartCat touchpad, GlidePoint Software version 2.0.0.1.

Comment 1

14 years ago
I see this on builds 20050309 and 20050211 with a factory mouse on a Sony VAIO,
with WinME.  I don't think it's your mouse that's the problem.

It seems much worse on a very huge mailbox with lots of attachments (Inbox file
>450MB)
Version: unspecified → 1.7 Branch

Updated

13 years ago
Assignee: sspitzer → mail
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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