Bug 86058 - bash-2.05b-5 : PS1 overwrites the output-line without newline
bash-2.05b-5 : PS1 overwrites the output-line without newline
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 74383
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: bash (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2003-03-13 05:33 EST by Atuya Okudaira
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:51 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:52:11 EST
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Description Atuya Okudaira 2003-03-13 05:33:34 EST
Description of problem:
bash's PS1 overwrites the output-line without newline
in some environment.

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

How reproducible:
For the RH8.0 (i386) installed with the basic language: japanese 
and with all languages,
Login X window system : Gnome or ...;
Open terminal: kterm, xterm or gnome-terminal;
type command: echo -n hello
(or helloworld.c with printf("hello"); /* without \n */)
then the output line is overwritten by PS1 of bash.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.login Gnome (lang: japanese or american english)
2.start xterm
3.type echo -n hello
Actual results:
[okudaira@satyros okudaira]$ echo -n hello

Expected results:
[okudaira@satyros okudaira]$ echo -n hello
hello[okudaira@satyros okudaira]$

Additional info:
[okudaira@satyros okudaira]$ echo -n hello | more
[okudaira@satyros okudaira]$

'su -' or 'ssh localhost' does not reproduce the results.
bash-2.05a does not reproduce the results.
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2003-03-13 05:39:08 EST
Already fixed in rawhide.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 74383 ***
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:52:11 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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