Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 129962
liblow.c error - no mouse and incorrect keypad keys
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:47 EST
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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
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
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.
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!
*** Bug 137284 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***