James Linder jam at
Sun Feb 11 07:11:52 UTC 2018

Hi George

> On 11 Feb 2018, at 2:44 pm, George Nachman <gnachman at> wrote:
> Seems like a good thing to have for accessibility. I've added an advanced pref in commit 578a430.  Try tomorrow's nightly build. Look for the setting named "Should middle-click on a tab in the tab bar close the tab" in the Tabs section and turn it off.
> On Sat, Feb 10, 2018 at 10:21 PM, James Linder <jam at> wrote:
> Hi
> it is somewhat rude to ask if you’d address this behaviour, but is it possible.
> Else I see GPL licence stuff. Mac is not my devolpment platform, but I do have xcode and do use QT what else would I need to do it myself
> Thanks
> James
>> Begin forwarded message:
>> From: Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at>
>> Subject: Re: gnome-terminal
>> Date: 11 February 2018 at 2:03:10 pm AWST
>> To: James Linder <jam at>
>> Cc: MacPorts Users <macports-users at>
>>> iTerm’s preference for middle mouse IS paste but clicking the tab bar kills and exits the tab. I can find no options to confirm this it is just gone.
>>> I’m somewhat knackered being right handed but having to use left due to MS.
>>> Operation would be vi paste at the cursor having accidently left the pointer in the tab bar. Bing Gone!
>> That sounds annoying. Have you discussed the problem with the developer of iTerm2 to see if that behavior is intended or if it could perhaps be changed?

I just sent mail to your iTerm account asking if you *could* so to see that you already did so was very nice. Many thanks.


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