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Re: [Nano-devel] wrapping, etc.

From: David Lawrence Ramsey
Subject: Re: [Nano-devel] wrapping, etc.
Date: Sun, 31 Mar 2002 18:09:03 -0800 (PST)

--- David Benbennick <address@hidden> wrote:
>On Sun, 31 Mar 2002, David Lawrence Ramsey wrote:              <snip>
>> I'm not in front of my box right now, but IIRC, the bug
>> could be reproduced as follows using the following
>> instructions (and, of course, your original wrapping
>> patch).  It's easy to see if you turn on constant cursor
>> position display before doing this.
>> 1. start with a blank buffer
>> 2. type in "one two three"
>> 3. move the cursor to the space between "one" and "two"
>> 4. hold down the spacebar until "two three" has wrapped
>> onto the next line
>I guess it doesn't really matter, but I don't see an error here.  I do
>       ./nano -c
>in an 80-column xterm.  I type
>       one two three
>then move the cursor to column 4.  I type space until the cursor is in
>column 63.  The file has 73 characters (that is, 72 plus the \n).  Then
>one more space wraps the "three" and nano correctly says there are 74

Hmmm ... I probably just misremembered it.  I'll try again the next time I'm in 
front of my machine; sorry for the problem.

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