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error in rxvt terminal description

From: Vincent Lefevre
Subject: error in rxvt terminal description
Date: Fri, 7 Feb 2003 18:44:39 +0100
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I've downloaded ncurses 5.3 and noticed a small problem with the rxvt
description in the terminfo.src file. It uses:


but this doesn't make the cursor visible when it was invisible. For
instance, type the following in an rxvt:

$ tput civis
$ reset

The cursor is still invisible, which is a bit annoying. I think that
cnorm should be added, i.e.


This solves the problem, though I'm not sure that this is the correct

PS: the terminfo.src file says

# Please e-mail changes to address@hidden; the old address@hidden
# address is no longer valid.  The latest version can always be found at
# <http://www.tuxedo.org/terminfo>.

but http://www.tuxedo.org/terminfo seems to be no longer valid (I get
redirected to somewhere else).


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