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bug#20590: mouse-highlight does not do as documented


From: Johan Bockgård
Subject: bug#20590: mouse-highlight does not do as documented
Date: Sat, 16 May 2015 22:06:02 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/25.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:

>> Date: Sat, 16 May 2015 11:09:33 -0700
>> From: Samuel Wales <address@hidden>
>> 
>> mouse-highlight does not do as documented, which seems to be a bug.
>> 
>> i confirmed with emacs -Q.  i did not find a similar bug report.
>> 
>> ===
>> 
>> "If the value is an integer, highlighting is only shown
>> after moving the mouse, while keyboard input turns off the
>> highlight even when the mouse is over the clickable text."
>> 
>> in my usage, highlighting shows when mouse has not moved.
>> it also shows when there is keyboard input.
>
> I cannot reproduce this.  You didn't show a precise recipe you used,
> so here's mine:
>
>  . emacs -Q
>  . C-h v mouse-highlight RET
>  . move the mouse pointer above the hyper-link labeled "C source code"
>    and observe the highlight
>  . type some character -- the highlight stays on
>  . M-x set-variable RET mouse-highlight RET 1 RET
>  . type some character -- the highlight goes off
>  . move the mouse pointer a bit -- the highlight goes on
>
> So the highlight behaves as documented for me.
>
> For the record, I tried both Emacs 24.4, which is what you seem to
> have, and the latest development sources.

The problem was introduced by

commit 742516e02048d3bbfba4e6e13dd19afa097bbd3b
Author: Dmitry Antipov <address@hidden>
Date:   Wed Sep 11 12:56:33 2013 +0400

    Ifdef away frame tool bar code when it is not really used.
    ...


The bug does not exist on Windows. I think this should fix it:


diff --git a/src/xterm.c b/src/xterm.c
index d9032fa..0537491 100644
--- a/src/xterm.c
+++ b/src/xterm.c
@@ -7056,17 +7056,18 @@ handle_one_xevent (struct x_display_info *dpyinfo,
 
       f = any;
 
-#if ! defined (USE_GTK)
       /* If mouse-highlight is an integer, input clears out
         mouse highlighting.  */
       if (!hlinfo->mouse_face_hidden && INTEGERP (Vmouse_highlight)
+#if ! defined (USE_GTK)
          && (f == 0
-             || !EQ (f->tool_bar_window, hlinfo->mouse_face_window)))
+             || !EQ (f->tool_bar_window, hlinfo->mouse_face_window))
+#endif
+         )
         {
           clear_mouse_face (hlinfo);
           hlinfo->mouse_face_hidden = true;
         }
-#endif
 
 #if defined USE_MOTIF && defined USE_TOOLKIT_SCROLL_BARS
       if (f == 0)





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