Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 130510
Not setting hardstatus with TERM=gnome
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:47 EST
Description of problem:
The gnome-terminal window title is not used for messages when using
screen. I think this is probably something to do with TERM=gnome (the
now default setting), but I don't know exactly what.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
I thought TERM=gnome wasn't the default any more?
I have forwarded this to <email@example.com>. screen hardcodes the
list of terminal types it thinks support xterm titles, and I am not
sure if we should just add "gnome" to that list or if there might be a
better way to do this long term. If nobody addresses this upstream, I
may just add "gnome" to the list.
gnome-terminal uses "xterm" again. The screen-users list has not
As long as gnome-terminal continues to set TERM to a string that
contains the substring "xterm", screen will pass along set-title