getc() problem with Cygwin v1.0
Tue Jan 18 12:34:00 GMT 2000
Hmm. I don't know if there is a better way to do this. This
patch may be fine.
If I understand what you're saying, you are able to get line
editing inside of, say, "cat", right? If so, I will apply
Thanks for tracking this down.
On Tue, Jan 18, 2000 at 06:07:07PM -0000, Fifer, Eric wrote:
>Jim Grishaw writes:
>> Thanks for the post. I would suggest un-setting your CYGWIN=tty
>>variable and see if you still have the problem.
>Thanks, but since I'm using a recent snapshot (2000-Jan-14) what I'm
>seeing must be different. The value of "tty" in CYGWIN did not
>affect the problem I reported. Again, what I am seeing is that
>line editing works when running inside a console, but within
>rxvt line editing does not work.
>After poking around in the source, I was able to make a patch that
>fixes the problem I'm having. I won't be surprised if there is a
>better way of doing this, but this does fix the problem:
>--- fhandler_tty.cc.orig Tue Jan 18 17:41:18 2000
>+++ fhandler_tty.cc Tue Jan 18 17:38:07 2000
>@@ -885,7 +885,7 @@
> fhandler_pty_master::write (const void *ptr, size_t len)
>- line_edit ((char *) ptr, len, 1);
>+ line_edit ((char *) ptr, len /*, 1*/);
> return len;
>Having always_accept (the 3rd arg to line_edit) set to 1 prevents
>pseudo-terminals from having line editing. I'm not sure what was
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