Re: Midnight Commander without mouse?
No, I mean how do I INSTALL mc without a mouse? libgpmg is a required
package for mc, and if it is not present dpkg complains and won't install
mc. Since mc operates perfectly well without a mouse I can't imagine
why this is so, but there it is. I guess I could go ahead and install
libgpmg even though there physically is no mouse present, but won't
that create problems for libgpmg setup?
How can I force install and config of mc without a mouse?
Oswald Buddenhagen <email@example.com> wrote:
>> When I installed Midnight Commander I recall that dpkg setup required
>> a mouse to be present even thought mc can be operated without one.
>> Now I'm about to install Debian on a machine which will have no mouse
>> and want to use mc. What can I do?
>basically i see no problem with using mc without a mouse. the only thing i
>could not figure out how to do without a mouse is, how to access the
>history lists - but probably i should RTFM. ;-)