no I'm not suggesting to build it on your own.
Trying to resummarize:
TL;DR - ncurses is not at (ABI) 6, so htop doesn#t get scroll wheel
1. htop 2.x + Ncurse 6 = scroll wheel
2. Ncurse is at source version 6
3. But Ncurse is built with API=5 to behave like before
4. Due to that htop does not get the scroll wheel functionality atm
And I was no part of that build or decision I don't know any details.
It was just FYI as I have seen the bug and realized this special build option.
If you are interested what I mean search for
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no response to scroll wheel
Status in htop package in Ubuntu:
Status in htop package in Debian:
". . . new in htop 2.0 . . .
If you're using NCurses 6, htop will also support your mouse wheel for
Doesn't work for me. No response to scroll wheel. Any suggestions? I'd really
like to make this work.
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial, 64 bit
and that's it. No further DE beyond openbox. System was built from the
Tried in all the following terminals:
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