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GNOME Terminal in Ubuntu 12.04 has an IMO weird mouse scroll behavior: A single mouse wheel motion scrolls ceiling($LINES / 10) lines, rather than a set number. That is, if the terminal window is between 31 and 40 lines, it will scroll four lines at a time. If it's 100 lines, it will scroll 10 lines at a time. How can I force it to work like other applications, scrolling N lines regardless of the window height?

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I'm planning to fix it: Could you please comment there if you have a firm opinion on how many lines it should be? – egmont Apr 16 at 22:22

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