Odd apparent cursor movement in mintty (+emacs)

Gary cygwin@garydjones.name
Wed Sep 22 10:11:00 GMT 2010


In some file^H^H^H^Hbuffer in emacs(-nox), with mintty maximised, cursor
movement appears incorrect - moving the cursor forward[1] (emacs'
forward-char via C-f / cursor right key) incorrectly positions the
visible cursor 'n' characters forward. The insertion position is
correct, however - it only moves one character forward.

emacsclient 23.2, GNU Emacs 23.2.1, if it makes any difference.

[1] backward, too, but up and down seem unaffected

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1.7.7(0.230/5/3) 2010-08-31 09:58 Cygwin


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