also sprach JoeHill <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2004.09.22.1632 +0200]: > Executing 'reset' did not resolve it, but your second question > prompted me (no pun intended) to open a new shell, and sure enough > the pasting worked as desired. > > What might cause this, just out of curiosity? Most likely an ncurses application (vim, mutt, aptitude, ...) that didn't exit cleanly and did not restore the terminal properly. -- Please do not CC me when replying to lists; I read them! .''`. martin f. krafft <email@example.com> : :' : proud Debian developer, admin, and user `. `'` `- Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing a system Invalid/expired PGP subkeys? Use subkeys.pgp.net as keyserver!
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