Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 173014
Frame or scroll bar is broken
Last modified: 2013-07-02 19:11:46 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; cs-CZ; rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20050922 Fedora/1.0.7-1.1.fc4 Firefox/1.0.7
Description of problem:
Right line of frame or right scroll bar in version mc-4.6.1a-0.14.FC4 is broken, old version mc-4.6.1a-0.13.FC4 is ok.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Install mc-4.6.1a-0.14.FC4 from fc4 updates.
Actual Results: Scroll bar is from nonsense character.
Expected Results: Right vertical line from frame or scroll bar is not from alphabed character.
See attachment picture.
Created attachment 120979 [details]
old version mc
Created attachment 120980 [details]
new version mc
Created attachment 120981 [details]
How the scrollbar characters are shown on my box.
It seems like your fonts in gnome-terminal contains invalid mappings of UTF-8
characters. Could you please right-click on the terminal window - select "Edit
Current Profile..." and write here what font and what size do you use for your
Ok, I missed that you have set LANG="cs_CZ.ISO-8859-2" what apparently corrupts
any drawing of UTF-8 characters on terminal without conversion and isn't font
I have same problem with same LANG settings.
This is fixed in mc-4.6.1a-0.15.FC4 and up.
Update is comming soon.
From User-Agent: XML-RPC
mc-4.6.1a-0.15.FC4 has been pushed for FC4, which should resolve this issue. If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.
I've just found a problem with the scrollbars with a font in konsole. Locale is
set to en_US.UTF-8 in both cases. I'm gonna attach two screenshots with good and
1, it happened to me in konsole only, there was no such problem with both of the
used fonts in gnome-terminal
2, I've never experienced such problem with the font that's wrong in new mc in any
Hard to say who's to blame and if this is really solvable.
Created attachment 121246 [details]
mc with correct scrollbars
Used font: MiscFixed
Created attachment 121249 [details]
mc with incorrect scrollbars
Used font: LucidaTypewriter
I'm not too much clever from the issue as well, but since the problem exist only
for konsole and the same fonts are correctly displayed on gnome-terminal, I'd
consider opening bug against konsole then.
Closing this ERRATA as an update has been pushed.