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Re: Cut and paste problem with cygwin 1.3.1

On Wed, Apr 25, 2001 at 11:17:26PM -0400, Wilson Farrell wrote:
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Wed, Apr 25, 2001 at 05:41:40PM -0700, Victor M. Esquivel wrote:
>> >I know cygwin v1.3.1 just came out, but I thought I'd give it a try.
>> >
>> >I installed from scratch with the latest cygwin, mingw, and w32api.  I
>> >noticed right away that I can no longer cut and paste more than 4 lines
>> >of data from a Windoze text file to a bash session.
>> >
>> >To confirm this, I re-installed from scratch (again), but I used cygwin
>> >v1.1.8, mingw v20010130-1, and w32api v20010130-1.  This combination
>> >worked as expected.  I could cut and paste lots of lines (>24) between
>> >a Windoze text file and a bash session.
>> I just tried this and had zero problems pasting many lines of text into
>> a "cat" run from bash.
>> I tried both CYGWIN=tty and CYGWIN=notty and had similar experiences with
>> both.
>Cat worked for me as well.  vi on the other hand froze up when I tried
>pasting more than three lines.  I think I was able to paste larger
>quantities to vi before.

No problems with vi, either.


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