[ANNOUNCEMENT] (last?) TEST RELEASE: Cygwin 1.7.35-0.5

Denis Excoffier cygwin@Denis-Excoffier.org
Sat Feb 28 20:26:00 GMT 2015


On 2015-02-28 13:13, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> 
> On Feb 28 00:23, Denis Excoffier wrote:
>> On 2015-02-27 18:52, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>>> 
>>> I released another TEST version of the next upcoming Cygwin release.
>>> 
>> I have noticed that the behavior of /usr/bin/script is not better than
>> previously (probably the change resides near
>> https://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-cvs/2015-q1/msg00094.html).
>> 
>> For at least several weeks, the behavior was ok, except for the
>> Return key, which had to be hit several times to take effect. But the
>> other characters were ok.
>> 
>> Now (after 2015-02-26), only every fourth character that i type
>> is flushed to the command line, Return key included. For example,
>> suppose that my command is "abcdefgh": only after i hit the 'd' key
>> is "abcd" displayed, and only after i hit the 'h' key the
>> "efgh" is displayed (the command line reads "abcdefgh"); now
>> i have to hit four times the return key to "enter" the command.
>> 
>> Previously, the fourth-character-delay was probably already there,
>> but only for the Return key.
> 
> I can't reproduce this.  I started script, script starts my shell, and
> then I can type and I see every character I type immediately, including
> the ENTER key.  I tried with SHELL set to /bin/tcsh as well as with
> /bin/bash.
> 
Oops, forgot to mention: it is under xterm only. Under cmd.exe or under
mintty, all is correct.

Denis Excoffier.


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