Bug or WAD? Midnight Commander F10 different in xterm than native or rxvt

Larry Hall (Cygwin X) reply-to-list-only-lh-x@cygwin.com
Fri Jul 9 02:39:00 GMT 2010

On 7/8/2010 10:35 PM, Peter Farley wrote:
> I don't know if this is the right place to ask this question, but if it is
> not please advise me where to send it.
> Midnight Commander exits with F10, and in a native bash window or rxvt F10
> exits to the last directory viewed.  In an xterm though, it exits to the
> original directory from which MC was started.
> Do you think this a bug in MC or is it WAD?  If you think it's a bug in MC I
> will gladly debug it myself, I just want to know if it's WAD for xterm's
> first.
> I am using a fresh cygwin + cygwin/X install on WinXP SP3, and I will supply
> the usual problem report documentation if needed to answer my question.

Sorry, I don't know anything about MC really but isn't there some doc on
it that describes what F10 is supposed to do?

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A: Yes.
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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