Bug 75900 - Scrollback not saved if region is set
Scrollback not saved if region is set
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: vte (Show other bugs)
8.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Reported: 2002-10-14 15:10 EDT by Pete Zaitcev
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-07 23:08:04 EST
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ssfe.c (standalone part of sirc) (29.35 KB, text/plain)
2002-10-15 00:44 EDT, Pete Zaitcev
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Description Pete Zaitcev 2002-10-14 15:10:59 EDT
Description of Problem:
Scrollback region is not saved when vt100 scroll region is in effect
in RH8.0, but it was saved in RH7.3.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gnome-terminal-2.0.1-5

How Reproducible:
100%

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run an application which sets a scroll region touching topmost line,
   such as sirc/ssfe.
2. Hit <Shift><PgUp> to examine the scrollback area, observe that the
   scroll content was not saved.

Actual Results:

Saved scroll region is not updated.

Expected Results:

Saved scroll region updated as in RHL 7.3.

Additional Information:

Note that scroll saving under screen never worked, so don't try
to "fix" that.
Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2002-10-14 21:16:46 EDT
Are you referring to a scrolling region (cs) or the alternate screen buffer? 
The alternate screen buffer should have no scrollback.
Comment 2 Pete Zaitcev 2002-10-15 00:44:57 EDT
Created attachment 80426 [details]
ssfe.c (standalone part of sirc)
Comment 3 Pete Zaitcev 2002-10-15 00:45:51 EDT
It's "cs" capability of termcap, and it worked before, and it works in xterm.
Comment 4 Nalin Dahyabhai 2003-01-14 01:38:54 EST
Should be fixed in 0.10.10 and later.
Comment 5 Pete Zaitcev 2003-01-14 02:44:31 EST
I went to porkchop, but "slocate vte-0.10.10" yields no result.
I'll retry later, I guess...
Comment 6 Pete Zaitcev 2003-02-07 23:08:04 EST
Fixed in Phoebe2 (vte-0.10.10-1)

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