help needed to fix contrib/ee crash/exit when receiving SIGWINCH

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Sun Nov 1 16:36:40 UTC 2009

Alexander Best <alexbestms at> writes:
> great news. so should the PR be closed or should it remain in patched state in
> order for 7.x to get patched?

Set it to "patched" until you've merged the patch to 6, 7 and 8 (IIRC, 6
has the new ncurses as well)

> another question: how about our ncurses base version in general? should it
> remain the ncurses release version with our own patchset or would it be better
> to update it more frequently with the official ncurses patchsets? i guess this
> is the way acpi in the base dir is being handled. vendor updates get
> integrated on the fly into the base dir.

I would just import releases, unless there is a compelling reason to
import a patchset (i.e. it fixes a serious bug and we can't easily apply
just that one patch).

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at

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