Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 846
Sluggish response from screen on RedHat 5.2
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:48 EDT
> The system is an upgrade from RedHat 5.0 and under 5.0,
> extremely quick response times in doing a switch from
screen to screen as
> well as doing something as simple as doing an ls in the
> Under RedHat 5.2 however, fliping from one screen to the
next takes at
> least 3-4 seconds, and doing a directory listing under
/etc (ls) results
> in the first line appearing immediately, then the rest of
> appearing 2-3 seconds later.
> Is this a problem with the machine, OS, or should I
It's a ncurses problem. Our new version contains a
can get it from:
This is a duplicate of #346
Sorry, first time posting on bigzilla, didn't see the previous post.
I compiled the new screen version(3.7.6) and all problems are gone.
The Linux Server machine is only a pentium 166 with 128MB RAM and a
6.4 GB IDE Drive.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 346 ***