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emacs in xterm -- arrow invisible in M-x gdb


From: Jonathan Kamens
Subject: emacs in xterm -- arrow invisible in M-x gdb
Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2001 09:40:54 -0500

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In GNU Emacs 21.1.1 (i386-redhat-linux-gnu, X toolkit, Xaw3d scroll bars)
 of 2001-11-06 on stripples.devel.redhat.com
configured using `configure  i386-redhat-linux --prefix=/usr --exec-prefix=/usr 
--bindir=/usr/bin --sbindir=/usr/sbin --sysconfdir=/etc --datadir=/usr/share 
--includedir=/usr/include --libdir=/usr/lib --libexecdir=/usr/libexec 
--localstatedir=/var --sharedstatedir=/usr/com --mandir=/usr/share/man 
--infodir=/usr/share/info --with-gcc --with-pop --with-sound'
Important settings:
  value of $LC_ALL: nil
  value of $LC_COLLATE: C
  value of $LC_CTYPE: nil
  value of $LC_MESSAGES: nil
  value of $LC_MONETARY: nil
  value of $LC_NUMERIC: nil
  value of $LC_TIME: nil
  value of $LANG: en_US
  locale-coding-system: iso-latin-1
  default-enable-multibyte-characters: t

Please describe exactly what actions triggered the bug
and the precise symptoms of the bug:

I'm using "emacs -nw -q" in an xterm.  When I use M-x gdb to debug a
program, put in a breakpoint and run the program, the arrow showing me
where I am is not visible when the breakpoint is hit.  If I type
"frame 0", the arrow flashes and then disappears again.

Note that I've got my xterm configured with a foreground color of
green and a background color of black, but I'm not sure how relevant
this is (since if this were a color problem, I imagine that the arrow
wouldn't flash even briefly).  Note, furthermore, that I see this
problem with two different versions of xterm -- the one in Red Hat's
XFree86 3.3.6 package, and the one in Red Hat's XFree86 4.1.0 package.

  jik



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