Bug 80386 - mouse click on mc running in gnome-terminal causes freeze-up
Summary: mouse click on mc running in gnome-terminal causes freeze-up
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: vte
Version: phoebe
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact:
: 80831 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
Blocks: 79578
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-25 16:54 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-01-14 03:47:23 UTC

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Description Need Real Name 2002-12-25 16:54:19 UTC
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Description of problem:
If I run mc in a gnome terminal and mouse-click within the terminal window (but
not on the window borders, menu bar, etc), then the terminal "freezes" --
doesn't respond to keyboard input.

Using the "terminal" -> "reset and clear" entry from the menu bar will
"unfreeze" the terminal.  Openning a new term window and killing the mc process
does not "unfreeze" the terminal.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a new gnome-terminal
2. Run mc

Actual Results:  Term stops responding to keyboard input

Expected Results:  Should be able to click within a gnome-terminal running mc
and not experience a "freeze-up".

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2002-12-31 05:17:31 UTC
Also happens with aumix. Probably libgpm related.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-14 03:47:23 UTC
Fixed in 0.10.9-1.

Comment 3 Nalin Dahyabhai 2003-01-14 04:28:08 UTC
*** Bug 80831 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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