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Re: [opensuse-packaging] Do we really need the gpm package (general purpose mouse for console)
  • From: Philipp Thomas <pth@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 7 Sep 2010 14:17:22 +0200
  • Message-id: <20100907121722.GE6529@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* Andreas Jaeger (aj@xxxxxxxxxx) [20100907 13:47]:

Does it still make sense to ship this package and compile our packages
against
it or should it get dropped?

Don't drop it! gmp is the only way to get mouse support when not running X
and I'd say there are a number of reasons why you don't have/want X.

Philipp
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