Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 412711
Problem with download progress bar
Last modified: 2014-01-21 18:00:43 EST
Description of problem:
When the terminal windows is re-sized and in particular if the horizontal width
is reduced beyond a certain limit then this problem occurs. With every update of
the percentage progress of the download progress bar  (while the package for
installation is being downloaded) and the installation progress bar , a new
line is returned. See the attached images for more details.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Can reproduce easily
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start terminal (in GNOME)
2. Re-size the terminal window to have width less than 65 character length
3. run yum install <package> (the <package> is any program that is not already
With each update of the download/installation progress a new line is created.
The progress bar should increase on the same line without creating the new lines.
I do not see the problem which removing packages .
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Created attachment 278741 [details]
Download progress bar problem
Created attachment 278751 [details]
Problem with installation progress bar
Created attachment 278761 [details]
No problem while removing packages
Well, the reason why the erasures work is that there is no 'progress' for
erasures - it's a single output. It's either 0 or 100% for erasures.
This one is unlikely to be fixed. We'd be adding in a bunch of code just to deal
with < 80char displays.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 437197 ***