Bug 129962 - liblow.c error - no mouse and incorrect keypad keys
Summary: liblow.c error - no mouse and incorrect keypad keys
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gpm
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Eido Inoue
QA Contact: David Lawrence
: 137284 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
Blocks: FC3Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-08-15 20:22 UTC by Robert Couture
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 1.20.1-61
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-10-13 21:01:23 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
strace output from strace mc >selected file.txt (53.63 KB, text/plain)
2004-08-15 22:41 UTC, Jim Cornette
no flags Details

Description Robert Couture 2004-08-15 20:22:04 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.2)

Description of problem:
Fire up mc in either Gnome or Console the following error is at the
bottom of the mc screen"

*** err [lib/liblow.c(268)]: strncmp/isdigit/consolename failed

The noticed results are (but may not be related) No mouse functions in
mc and keypad chars are incorrect.

This occured after a fresh install of FC3t1 and doing the first
available updates.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start mc in a Gnome or Konsole window.

Actual Results:  Get *** err [lib/liblow.c(268)]:
strncmp/isdigit/consolename failed error every time.

Expected Results:  No error.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jim Cornette 2004-08-15 22:41:43 UTC
Created attachment 102753 [details]
strace output from strace mc >selected file.txt

I did not notice this error previous to discussions on the test list. I see the
same arror which Robert describes.
This error showed in both a tty terminal and within a gnome-terminal.

Great catch Robert!

Comment 2 Eido Inoue 2004-10-27 15:43:23 UTC
*** Bug 137284 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.