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No mouse wheel events under Safari 6 on Mac

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Hi all,

Under Safari 6, on Mac OS X 10.7 and 10.8, applets seem to no longer receive mouse wheel events. This is not the case under Safari 5.1 and neither under Chrome.

Flash applications seems to have the same problem.

As our applet relies heavily on mouse wheel interaction, this is a big problem for us. Can anyone confirm the problem and does anyone know of a fix or workaround?


p.s. We tested this using the test applet at and the flash application at


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