Bug 127454 - Scrolling in a maximised gnome-terminal produces line corruption
Summary: Scrolling in a maximised gnome-terminal produces line corruption
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 104768
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: vte   
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Version: 2
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Reported: 2004-07-08 14:25 UTC by Sitsofe Wheeler
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 19:04:21 UTC
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Screenshot showing line corruption (42.51 KB, image/png)
2004-07-08 14:34 UTC, Sitsofe Wheeler
no flags Details

Description Sitsofe Wheeler 2004-07-08 14:25:45 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i586; en-US; rv:1.6)
Gecko/20040518 Firefox/0.8

Description of problem:
Scrolling downwards in a maximised gnome-terminal somtimes causes the
top halves of lines not to be drawn.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start gnome-termimal
2. Switch res to 640x480 (xrandr -s "640x480")
3. Maximise the gnome-terminal window
4. type dmesg<return>
5. Move the scrollbar to the top of the gnome-terminal
6. Move the scrollbar down quickly but do not let the scrollbar reach
the bottom

Actual Results:
Some lines are of text have only their bottom halves drawn

Expected Results:
Lines of text to always be fully formed

Additional info:
Corruption appears to only occur when dragging the scrollbar in a
downward direction. Corruption can also when using a mousewheel to
scroll and shift-pagedown  (although it is rarer).

Highlighting a single letter on a corrupted line causes ALL corrupted
lines to be redrawn properly. Parts of a corrupted line that are
obscured by another window are redrawn properly once exposed. This
problem can afflict any maximised gnome-terminal but is particularly
apparent for me at 640x480.

Could well be a dup of / related to bug 108194 although the
screenshots in that bug do not looks similar to the corruption I see.

Comment 1 Sitsofe Wheeler 2004-07-08 14:34:34 UTC
Created attachment 101722 [details]
Screenshot showing line corruption

Comment 2 Sitsofe Wheeler 2004-07-08 15:24:07 UTC
Known bug - http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=122150

Comment 3 Sitsofe Wheeler 2004-07-08 15:30:46 UTC
And it's already been reported to redhat bugzilla too - bug 104768 .
Sorry about that - I only searched for bugs in gnome-terminal... Next
time I'll do a search by a single word in the description on all

Comment 4 Miloslav Trmac 2004-07-08 16:53:22 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 104768 ***

Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 19:04:21 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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