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Re: Defining HAVE_MOUSE on Cygwin

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Defining HAVE_MOUSE on Cygwin
Date: Sun, 07 Oct 2012 21:47:29 +0200

> From: Stefan Monnier <address@hidden>
> Date: Sun, 07 Oct 2012 15:38:24 -0400
> Cc: address@hidden, address@hidden
> >> > But if that works, my fears notwithstanding, why confine this to
> >> > Cygwin?  If we believe that emacs-nox will always run on a
> >> > mouse-capable terminal, let's turn on HAVE_MOUSE in all Posix builds.
> >> Actually, I can't see why we have HAVE_MOUSE at all nowadays.
> > Perhaps someone should try compiling a -nox configuration with
> > HAVE_MOUSE defined and without GPM, and see if it works well on a text
> > terminal on Unix or GNU/Linux (a _real_ text terminal, not xterm).
> I'm not claiming it works.  I'm claiming that there's no good reason why
> it shouldn't work, so if it doesn't work it's a bug.  We should remove
> HAVE_MOUSE and fix any breakage that might ensue (but since Emacs works
> fine under xterm with xterm-mouse-mode disabled, I don't expect too
> much breakage at least under GNU/Linux).

If no one beats me to it, I will try that in a GNU/Linux TTY session
one of these days.

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