Opened 2 years ago

Closed 18 months ago

#9714 closed defect (fixed)

[GUI/WIN] Control tab is shown in GUI settings

Reported by: rootfather Owned by: bgK
Priority: normal Component: GUI
Keywords: Cc:
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Description

Despite the "Control" tab and especially the pointer settings are relevant only for (portable) devices that have no physical mouse and need to emulate one, this tab and setting is visible in the current Windows builds.

I think this setting and the whole tab should be not visible when running on systems that have a physical mouse and no support for emulation via a joystick or a touchpad.

Unfortunately, I am currently unable to test on Linux too.

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Change History (7)

Changed 2 years ago by rootfather

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by m-kiewitz

Also the case for manual MSVC++ build.

comment:2 Changed 21 months ago by rootfather

May I bring this back to your attention? This bug is still present on the current codebase.

comment:3 Changed 21 months ago by criezy

See PR 935 (https://github.com/scummvm/scummvm/pull/935) for discussion on ways to fix this bug.
The difficulty here is that we can use joystick on Windows (or other desktop platforms), and thus the "Control" tab may be relevant. Thus we cannot just always remove it on Windows.

comment:4 Changed 19 months ago by csnover

Keywords: windows gui control removed

comment:6 Changed 18 months ago by bgK

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

The joystick settings are now only visible when joystick support is enabled (num_joystick >= 0) (PR1088).

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