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Re: bug in cursor window control - but which package?

On Wed, Feb 23, 2000 at 10:25:11PM -0700, der.hans wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Feb 2000, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> > 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.
> It looked like this problem was gone the other day when I read this mail,
> but last night I experienced it on either x86 or PPC Potato (forgot which
> box, but I think x86) and also today on x86 Potato. All 3 have been
> dist-upgraded this week, so are fairly current.
> For today's instance I was ssh'd to a SuSE box and from there ssh2'd to a
> RedHat box. On the RedHat box I was running linuxconf in console
> mode. After exiting linuxconf the cursor didn't get properly replaced.

Well I still get it when I use my up-to-date potato system to access
a slink system, but I couldn't reproduce it on the potato system
locally. So perhaps it's an ncurses thing which is now fixed.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB. CCs of replies on mailing lists are welcome.

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