Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 117140
Backspace recover deleted text
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:37 EST
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Description of problem:
Backspace on Canna clients sometimes recover deleted text instead
of cut tail of the input.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start kinput2
2. Press 'b' 10 times.
3. Press backspace key 5 times.
4. Press 'b' 1 time.
5. Press backspace key 1 time.
Actual Results: Recover deleted text.
Expected Results: Delete 1 char at tail.
This bug happen on all Canna clients. kinput2-canna,
nvi-canna(RHL9), xemacs, im-canna(http://bonobo.gnome.gr.jp/~nakai).
I can't seem to reproduce with with a stock RHEL 3 WS (Japanese
Install with all RHN updates). Maybe I don't understand your
instructions to reproduce. Using it's gnome-terminal, and typing the
sequence after an "echo" command, and pressing return (which commits
the pre-edit sequence), it seems output only five "ã£", which is what
I expected the pre-edit buffer to contain.
Hmm, I could reproduce this problem once, but it seems not always,
because I can't reproduce it right now.
OK, if I remove ~/.canna, it works correctly. So if Adrian had ~/.canna,
you would see the same problem. If user don't have ~/.canna, the
kinput2 candidate for 'shou' is 12 line, buf with ~/.canna, which
useradd generates, 24 line.
The default ~/.canna might have the problem.
I think Tagoh also changed it to use kana key binding, right?
(firstname.lastname@example.org is still in QA contact...)
It seems to happen if you enable break-into-roman. and if .canna is
missing, it doesn't appear so that break-into-roman is disabled by
comment 3: Nakai, could you attach a sample .canna file to this bug so
other QA testers can easily reproduce? Thanks!
make sure your .canna file includes (setq break-into-roman t) to
reproduce this problem.
Sane guys would use /etc/skel/.canna for test instead of my copy.
Fixed in 3.7p1-5.