Bug 855660 - bash fail display properly when windows is resized
bash fail display properly when windows is resized
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: bash (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Roman Rakus
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-09-09 13:02 EDT by melanphos
Modified: 2014-01-12 19:14 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-09-10 09:10:37 EDT
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Description melanphos 2012-09-09 13:02:44 EDT
Description of problem:
In some condition, bash dont display a new line while editing long commands

How reproducible:
Each time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. open a virtual terminal not maximized
2. start something like vi
3. maximize the virtual tty with alt + F10
4. quit vi
5. try write a very long command

Actual results:
bash display something like :

"end of commandend of prompt $ begin of the very long command"
Expected results:
"begin of prompt end of prompt $ begin of the very long command
end of command"

The problem is fixed with setting the checkwinsize option. With should be done by default.
shopt -s checkwinsize

the problem is better described here:
Comment 1 Roman Rakus 2012-09-10 09:10:37 EDT
checkwinsize option is set on in /etc/bashrc. That file is part of setup package. And because it is set there, I'm closing this bug as not a bug.

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