Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 156380
gnome-terminal scroll slow
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:06 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322)
Description of problem:
Since upgrading to Red Hat Enterprise 3.0 from Red Hat 7.2 & 7.3, the gnome-terminal is so slow scrolling that is almost unusable.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a gnome-terminal
2. vi a large file
3. CTL F or CTL B
4. very slow to update
5. If I use vim response is normal
Actual Results: VERY slow to update
Expected Results: It should scroll smoothly.
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