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Author IronGrid
Recipients IronGrid, ZackerySpytz,
Date 2020-10-08.15:12:08
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This baffled me, as well.  Does the reason involve bit-field width?

By the way, look at what my Python installation does when just *pressing* button 5 (mouse wheel down) after calling `curses.mousemask()`:

_curses.error: getmouse() returned ERR

The curses program then crashes with an exit code of 1.

$ uname -srvmo
Linux 5.4.51-v7l+ #1333 SMP Mon Aug 10 16:51:40 BST 2020 armv7l GNU/Linux
$ python3 -V
Python 3.7.3
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