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Re: Menus with more items than the TTY can display

From: martin rudalics
Subject: Re: Menus with more items than the TTY can display
Date: Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:38:52 +0200

> So I'm going to claim that Emacs does TRT here, and it's some problem
> with this specific terminal emulator.  Unless there's someone who can
> explain what are we doing wrong.

The behavior differs when I set `resize-mini-windows' to nil or t or
when I set `max-mini-window-height' to 1.  The terminal emulator does
not know about these.  How does that fit in here?

> Here's a script I used to "re-play" the termscript (Unix aficionados
> will forgive me my rudimentary skills of shell scripting):
>   #! /bin/sh
>   # Invoke as "script FILE"
>   l=`wc -l $1 | awk '{ print $1 }'`
>   i=1
>   while (expr $i "<=" $l > /dev/null); do
>     sed -n -e `echo $i`p $1 && sleep 2 && i=`expr $i "+" 1`;
>   done
> If you use this script on your terminal, do you see any incorrect
> display, similar to what happens when Emacs runs?

No.  The display is correct.  So can we be sure that this is a timing


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