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Re: multi-character tab

From: Alex van den Bogaerdt
Subject: Re: multi-character tab
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2005 14:29:29 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.4.1i

On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 11:17:38PM -0600, Bob Proulx wrote:

> Thanks for the additional information.  This is not broken in the
> upstream sources.  It is also not broken in another distribution of
> the same version.  Therefore I can only deduce that it must be a
> problem with a patch applied by your software distribution on top of
> the upstream sources.  If you wish to pursue this further you will
> need to file a bug with your distribution.  Or compile your own
> version from the GNU sources.

No thanks.  I'm sorry for your time wasted. I thought I was doing you
a favour, but it turned out to be otherwise.  No gnu problem.

> Using 'echo -ne' is probably the *worst* of the alternatives.  It is
> about as non-portable as it can get.  I am cringing just looking at it.

heh... sorry 'bout that as well :)


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