Repeated input in PTY with SSH when a native process runs a Cygwin process that consumes input

Takashi Yano takashi.yano@nifty.ne.jp
Sun May 31 09:04:39 GMT 2020


Hi Andrew,

On Sun, 31 May 2020 01:06:28 +0900
Takashi Yano via Cygwin <cygwin@cygwin.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 30 May 2020 15:46:39 +0100
> Andrew Ng via Cygwin <cygwin@cygwin.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > There appears to be an issue with repeated input in PTY (with pcon enabled)
> > when using SSH. If I run MinGW git from the bash shell via ssh, and git
> > then executes Cygwin less, e.g. for git log, then any input to less is
> > repeated as input after git exits. So typically, you will end up with some
> > number of space characters and 'q' in your terminal.
> > 
> > I have also seen this same behaviour in MSYS2 with pcon enabled.
> > 
> > Both Cygwin and MSYS2 are running 3.1.4.
> 
> Thanks for the report. I looked into this problem and found
> the cause. Let me consider how to fix.

The developers snapshot, in which the issue has been fixed,
is ready. Could you please test?

-- 
Takashi Yano <takashi.yano@nifty.ne.jp>


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