Subject: Re: Weird curses behavior
To: Glendon Gross <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John Goerzen <email@example.com>
Date: 01/15/2002 12:05:39
Glendon Gross <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I've seen this as well on my SparcStation 2 when I first log in. Starting
> X solves the problem. I suspect it is a case of some video memory that
> does not get correctly initialized.
Since I see this when running in xterms, I'd suspect it's not a
problem with the video ram per se but perhaps it's a problem with how
curses remembers what it needs to clear.
I've also seen weird behavior from joe -- deleting text moves blocks
of right gradually left across the screen.