Feature #7


Middle click to close tabs

Added by Alan McGovern 5954 days ago. Updated 3865 days ago.

Status:New Start:
Priority:Normal Due date:
Assigned to:avatarMirco Bauer % Done:


Category:Frontend GNOME
Target version:-


Votes: 2 (View)


My mouse has a scroll wheel which also acts as a third mouse button. Other applications use this to button to close tabs (firefox, monodevelop, chatzilla). It'd be nice if smuxi did too.

Related issues

related to Smuxi - Feature #706 Make a system for exposing non-essential (internal) configuration choices New 04/06/2012
duplicated by Smuxi - Bug #885 Middle-click on tab should close the tab Resolved 09/23/2013


Updated by Mirco Bauer 5953 days ago

  • Status changed from New to Assigned

Updated by Mirco Bauer 5890 days ago

  • Status changed from Assigned to Closed
  • 1 set to fixed

Implemented in SVN r260.

Updated by Mirco Bauer 4486 days ago


This feature had to be removed, see 1aefa81c1bd959f798be33847e2e9a90116292e6

Updated by Lukas B 4486 days ago


Request: An internal setting to active the removed behaivor despite the violation of gnome rules.

Updated by Mirco Bauer 4486 days ago

  • Status changed from Closed to New
  • Target version deleted (0.6)
  • Complexity set to Low

As long as the default is to ignore middle click instead of close the tab, no GNOME policy is violated.

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