Change in xterm beep behavior

Thomas Dickey
Wed Jun 9 22:11:00 GMT 2004

On Wed, 9 Jun 2004, Tim Hubberstey wrote:

> I recently upgraded my Cygwin installation and the new
> xterm (XFree86 4.4(185)) now beeps when I send it the
> "full reset" sequence (\ec) where the previous version
> I was using (XFree86 didn't.
> Is this expected behavior or a bug?

it's expected behavior (for a full reset).

> If this is intentional, is there a way to suppress it?

the visual bell feature does override it.

Thomas E. Dickey

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