Bug 579 - Invoke mc for first time at console - squashed message
Summary: Invoke mc for first time at console - squashed message
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mc
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1998-12-24 00:00 UTC by Chris Evans
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-03-23 01:10:17 UTC

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Description Chris Evans 1998-12-24 00:00:34 UTC
Make a newuser. Log in as new user on the CONSOLE.
Type "mc". mc gives the user a message about making some new
"hotlist" file.

This message is too wide for the screen and is truncated at
the start and end!!

I know this isn't too severe at all, however it looks really
bad when the first thing a user sees from a package is

Comment 1 seva 1998-12-29 18:36:59 UTC
This has been true for a while...

Comment 2 Jay Turner 1998-12-30 21:02:59 UTC
Verified in test lab.

Comment 3 Michael K. Johnson 1999-02-11 21:19:59 UTC
Copied Miguel so that he can fix it.

------- Email Received From  Miguel de Icaza <miguel.mx> 02/11/99 19:05 -------

------- Email Received From  Miguel de Icaza <miguel.mx> 02/11/99 19:48 -------

Comment 4 Preston Brown 1999-03-22 17:36:59 UTC
Michael, has this been fixed?

Comment 5 Michael K. Johnson 1999-03-23 01:10:59 UTC
Yes, this appears to be fixed in the latest version.
No need to release an erratum for 5.2.

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