[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#534633: Bug#534633: xfce4-terminal: If shell prompt >screen width, entry line becomes garbled

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Fri Jun 26 06:01:23 UTC 2009

On jeu, 2009-06-25 at 18:38 -0400, Daniel Dickinson wrote:
> If you have a long prompt string such that the line exceeds the screen width 
> (.e.g due to using current working directory in the prompt), the display 
> becomes garbled on the line entry. 

Can you make a screenshot, because I don't really see what you mean and
can't really reproduce.
> This happen with or with screen running, but doesn't happen in xterm, therefore
> I conclude it is an xfce4-terminal bug. (or libvte) 

Could you try with gnome-terminal or another vte-based terminal (like
tilda) and report back?

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