Bug 507463 - no gpm mouse support in mc
no gpm mouse support in mc
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 440580
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mc (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-06-22 16:46 EDT by Stas Sergeev
Modified: 2013-07-02 19:36 EDT (History)
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Clone Of: 194593
Last Closed: 2009-06-22 16:49:16 EDT
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Description Stas Sergeev 2009-06-22 16:46:39 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #194593 +++

Reentering due to a bugzilla failure. Originally reported by: stsp@aknet.ru

Description of problem:
Mouse doesn't work in mc. "ldd /usr/bin/mc" doesn't list libgpm,
so the mouse obviously is not expeced to work. This is quite bad,
unless I am missing something obvious.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Press the left mouse button and move the mouse. Only the gpm text
selection happens. You can't go to menu or move the mc cursor with
the mouse.

Additional info:

--- Additional comment from fedora-triage-list@redhat.com on 2008-04-03 23:04:48 EDT ---

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--- Additional comment from jnovy@redhat.com on 2008-04-05 07:04:04 EDT ---

The gpm support is enabled since F7 and on.

--- Additional comment from stsp@aknet.ru on 2008-04-05 17:06:03 EDT ---

It doesn't work for me even with
gpm and gpm-devel packages are installed.
But in a text console the gpm mouse only
does selection.
I already opened Bug 440580 for that.
Could you please tell me how to get the
thing working?
Comment 1 Stas Sergeev 2009-06-22 16:49:16 EDT
Oops, a dupe.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 440580 ***

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