console enhancements: mouse events etc

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Jan 26 16:10:00 GMT 2010

On Jan 26 16:08, Thomas Wolff wrote:
> On 25.01.2010 20:08, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >Hi Thomas,
> >...
> >can you please create a patch to add some words to the "What's new and
> >what changed from 1.7.1 to 1.7.2" section in the User's Guide
> >(winsup/doc/new-features.sgml), in terms of your console enhancements?
> Hi, changelog and patch attached. I had already looked for a web or
> man page describing console features to amend that but apparently
> there is none.
> Thomas

> 2010-01-26  Thomas Wolff  <>
> 	* new-features.sgml (Device related changes): List console enhancements:
> 	Modified function and keypad keys, VT100 line drawing graphics mode, 
> 	Alt-AltGr combinations, enhanced mouse and focus event reporting, 
> 	attribute escape sequences.

Thanks!  I checked in a slighly shortened version and I added it to
the new 1.7.2 feature section.


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