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Re: lynx-dev defective command-line with (p)rint

From: Thomas Dickey
Subject: Re: lynx-dev defective command-line with (p)rint
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 20:51:58 -0500
User-agent: Mutt/1.3.27i

On Tue, Nov 26, 2002 at 08:22:52PM -0500, Philip Webb wrote:
> i am running Lynx 2-8-5dev.6 in a KDE Konsole window on Mandrake Linux 9.0rc1.
> when i use (p)rint + Mutt to e-mail a news story to someone,
> the command-lines for 'to', 'cc' & 'subject' do not redraw correctly
> when i make a mistake & try to backspace: characters which sb deleted remain
> & the only way out is to backspace to the beginning of the line
> & re-enter the whole list of recipients or subject again.

Perhaps konsole is running with a UTF-8 locale.  In that situation, even
if you're not using wide-characters, the character classifications aren't
working as one would expect.

> this started when i had KDE start Lynx in Konsole automatically,
> rather than manually entering 'lynx' at an empty Konsole prompt.
> Lynx was compiled with Ncurses & is otherwise very stable;
> there is also no problem using Mutt on its own.
> any suggestions?
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