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Continuous grab occasionally produces double overflow
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System Information
Win 8.1x64, 3xGTX580

Blender Version
2.77

Short description of error
Continuous grab, when panning in a region with middle mouse/wheel press, occasionally (at a rate of about ~10% of events under normal use) produces double overflow when mouse goes out of scrolled region area. Instead of continuous panning by 3px for example, the region jumps 3px+the width or height of the region. As if the mouse was ordered to be relocated by continuous grab, but it's relocation by system got delayed so that it's position outside of the region got registered again.
The behavior is most pronounced when panning in node and graph editors, but sometimes happens in 3D viewport too. Happens at any speed of panning, but probably more frequently at speeds higher than pixel by pixel movement.
Wasn't able to reproduce this on Ubuntu.
Unfortunately there is not much of other correlations noticed, though this has happened for years on Vista and Win 8.1 with different mice and different mice settings.

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Konstantins Visnevskis (kivig) updated the task description. (Show Details)
Konstantins Visnevskis (kivig) raised the priority of this task from to Needs Triage by Developer.

Never experienced that under linux either, so would suspect some windows-related issue (probably in ghost code)… @Martijn Berger (juicyfruit) maybe you have some time to try to reproduce this?

Sergey Sharybin (sergey) triaged this task as Normal priority.Jul 12 2016, 4:32 PM

I can reproduce the issue on Windows 10, but it happens quite rarely actually.

@Bastien Montagne (mont29), doesn't seem we've got some debug prints to help checking what's going on?

@Julian Eisel (Severin), do you have Windows machine to check what's going on?