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Re: [Help-nano] Segfault on ctrl-C (curpos)

From: Liam Gretton
Subject: Re: [Help-nano] Segfault on ctrl-C (curpos)
Date: Tue, 20 Dec 2016 14:26:19 +0000
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On 20/12/2016 11:42, Benno Schulenberg wrote:
> Please try the attached patch.  It fixes it for me.

It does indeed. Thanks very much!
> Your keyboard/input-system produces an actual KEY_CANCEL
> code when you press ^C, instead of simply 0x03, what most
> other systems seem to do.  Do you compile ncurses in a special
> way on SLES to make it report ^C as KEY_CANCEL?

No, it's just the standard one shipped with SLES 11 SP4:

# ldd /opt/nano/bin/nano =>  (0x00007ffdcb5a7000) => /lib64/ (0x00007f4885b10000) => /lib64/ (0x00007f48858bc000) => /lib64/ (0x00007f488553f000) => /lib64/ (0x00007f488533b000)
        /lib64/ (0x00007f4885d36000)

# rpm -qif /lib64/
Name        : libncurses5                   Relocations: (not relocatable)
Version     : 5.6                           Vendor: SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, 
Nuernberg, Germany
Release     : 90.55                         Build Date: Sat 21 Feb 2009 
04:01:48 GMT
Install Date: Mon 07 Oct 2013 11:45:40 BST  Build Host: brahms
Group       : System/Libraries              Source RPM: 
Size        : 936728                        License: X11/MIT
Signature   : RSA/8, Sat 21 Feb 2009 04:02:08 GMT, Key ID e3a5c360307e3d54
Packager    :
URL         :
Summary     : The New curses Libraries

> Wow.  You actually use 'set cut'?  Not being used to it,
> I find that behavior quite confusing.  (I've tried running
> for a moment with your config. :) )

You're right, dropping that makes things easier. I've just lived with those 
settings for a long time without really revisiting them.
> You may wish to update "const" to "constantshow" --
> its new name.

Thanks, I've changed that too.

Thanks very much for your help!

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