Gpm

sys-libs/gpm


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http://www.nico.schottelius.org/software/gpm/

Summary: Console-based mouse driver

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Gpm

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gpm is a console mouse daemon available to getty terminals.

Install

# emerge gpm
# rc-update add gpm default
# rc

Usage

Highlighting text will copy the text, middle mouse button will paste. Gpm can be used within console programs such as nano, and is useful for posting console error messages.

  • shift + pgup = console framebuffer scroll up
  • shift + pgdown = console framebuffer scroll down