• Subject: Re: Minor Irritation
  • From: "Jason M. Felice" <jasonf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 6 Jan 2000 12:47:07 -0500

On Thu, Jan 06, 2000 at 12:26:41PM -0500, Phil Gregory wrote:
> This is probably a bug, but I have no idea how to fix it.  I use the 
> IBM-3477-FC terminal type so I can switch between 80 and 132 column mode.
> (132 is far better for things like SEU.)  In 0.15.5, when I enter 132
> column mode, he screen draws before the xterm has a chance to resize, thus 
> leaving only the first 80 columns of the screen visible.  This isn't major 
> problem, since all I need to do is cause a screen redraw to get the rest
> visible, and I'm not sure how to fix it, since I know of no way to get
> feedback from the xterm on when it's done resizing, but I figured I'd
> report it for future reference, if nothing else.

xterm should probably send the program a SIGWINCH when it's done resizing.
It doesn't happen here, but I'll take a look at it.

-Jay 'Eraserhead' Felice
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