Re: bug in cursor window control - but which package?
On Thu, Feb 17, 2000 at 09:16:31AM +0000, Gordon Russell wrote:
> There appears to be a strange bug somewhere in unstable Debian, but I
> cannot work out what it is, or which package it is in.
> Using either bash or tcsh in an xterm or powerwindow window, running
> vi or mutt and then exiting vi or mutt normally will sometimes result
> in the cursor position not being restored to the correct location in the
> window. This leaves the window looking very messy, although easily fixed
> by using ^L in the window to clear the screen.
It's been happening to me for years. I think there's bug reports against
rxvt for it. I couldn't get it to happen just now, actually, so maybe
there's been a fix. Mostly noticeable in vi.
Hamish Moffatt VK3SB. CCs of replies on mailing lists are welcome.