Bug 70013 - "reset" does not reset terminal
"reset" does not reset terminal
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: vte (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
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Blocks: 67218
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Reported: 2002-07-28 19:57 EDT by Gigs
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-14 03:13:39 EDT
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Description Gigs 2002-07-28 19:57:05 EDT
Description of Problem:
The reset program from the ncurses library does not reset a terminal which has
been trashed by displaying binary data.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. cat /dev/urandom
2. type reset

Additional Information:
This worked in Red Hat 7.3
Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2002-08-14 03:13:34 EDT
This should be fixed with vte 0.7.3 and later.
Comment 2 Jay Turner 2002-08-16 00:20:39 EDT
Fix confirmed with vte-0.7.4-1.

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