Bug 29312 - gnome-terminal doesn't draw vt100 screen properly?
gnome-terminal doesn't draw vt100 screen properly?
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-core (Show other bugs)
7.1
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2001-02-24 19:09 EST by Tim Clymo
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-01 19:39:24 EST
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Description Tim Clymo 2001-02-24 19:09:09 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.76 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.0-0.99.23 i686)


I use gnome terminal to telnet to an Ascend MAX4000 and a Pipeline P75
which need some kind of vt100 emulation to display their menus properly.

RH6.2 (and, I think 7.0) used to display the screen perfectly, with nice
borders around each section. Fisher's gnome-terminal displays l's, q's and
x's instead of pretty and solid graphic lines

I've installed Wolverine's gnome-core RPM and it does the same thing

This really isn't a big deal since it's entirely useable, but just annoying

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Telnet to Ascend MAX4000 or Pipeline 75 from gnome-terminal
Comment 1 Need Real Name 2001-03-01 19:39:04 EST
FYI--

I am not a beta-tester, but this is pretty clearly an issue involving vt100
alternate codepages.  The commonly-used linedrawing codepage has characters that
numerically correspond to l's, q's, and x's.
Comment 2 Need Real Name 2001-03-01 19:39:20 EST
FYI--

I am not a beta-tester, but this is pretty clearly an issue involving vt100
alternate codepages.  The commonly-used linedrawing codepage has characters that
numerically correspond to l's, q's, and x's.
Comment 3 Havoc Pennington 2001-07-06 13:55:54 EDT
Bug sent upstream to: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=57184

Closing on RH level

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