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Bug 7468 - gnome-terminal does not set echok mode
gnome-terminal does not set echok mode
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-core (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
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Reported: 1999-12-01 03:53 EST by Chris Siebenmann
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-01-10 18:34:09 EST
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Description Chris Siebenmann 1999-12-01 03:53:53 EST
Gnome-terminal fails to set echok mode in its stty settings
(check with 'stty -a'). In a shell or other environment that
doesn't do its own command-line editing, this means that
typing some control characters looks (but does not act like)
they had no effect, such as your line-kill character.

Environment: gnome-terminal being started from inside an
xterm (with echok set).
Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2000-01-10 18:34:59 EST
Upstream maintainer (Michael Zucchi (zucchi@zedzone.mmc.com.au)) claims that
this setting is a matter of opinion and he doesn't think it should be set.

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