B20.1: new pasting bug with vim?

Kevin Schnitzius kevins@citrix.com
Fri Dec 25 14:42:00 GMT 1998

> From: Corinna Vinschen [ mailto:corinna.vinschen@cityweb.de ]
> Sent: Friday, December 25, 1998 7:56 AM
> To: Kevin Schnitzius; gnu-win32@cygnus.com
> Subject: Re: B20.1: new pasting bug with vim?
> Kevin Schnitzius wrote:
> > 
> > I recent updated to b20.1 from b19.  I recompiled (from fresh source)
> > ncurses and vim.  However, now, when I paste to vim, the characters are
> > accepted until a key is pressed.  For example, if I copy some text in
> > clipboard, hit '/' for search in vim, and then paste onto the search
> > the characters are no displayed (nor are they input) until I hit a key
> > than the Enter.  I doesn't matter whether I use the mouse or the system
> > to do the pasting on the command line.  This only seems to affect vim.
> > can paste to the search line of less without any difficulty.
> > 
> > Anyone else see this?
> This only seems to happen in windows console window, regardless if using
> tty or notty mode.
> I'm using telnetd and local telnet sessions since last week and the
> doesn't occure. Also it doesn't occure in rxvt windows.
> Maybe, a bug in console handling...

Okay, since this isn't just a problem with my system, I'll look into it.

Is there an online revision history for the source?  Or, do I have to 
download both the new and old sources and do my own compares?

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