svn commit: r214817 - head/sys/teken
avg at freebsd.org
Fri Nov 5 06:03:17 UTC 2010
on 05/11/2010 03:21 Alexander Best said the following:
> On Fri Nov 5 10, Ed Schouten wrote:
>> Author: ed
>> Date: Fri Nov 5 00:56:21 2010
>> New Revision: 214817
>> URL: http://svn.freebsd.org/changeset/base/214817
>> Partially implement the mysterious cons25 \e[x escape sequence.
>> It seems the terminfo library on some systems (OS X, Linux) may emit the
>> sequence \e[x to reset to default attributes. Apart from using the
>> zero-command, this escape sequence allows many more operations, such as
>> setting ANSI colors. I don't see this used anywhere, so this should be
>> sufficient for now.
>> This deficiency was spotted by the Debian GNU/kFreeBSD. They have their
>> own patch, which is slightly flawed in my opinion. I don't know why they
>> never reported this issue to us.
> maybe, because nearly all PRs (most of them including patches) they have
> submitted via GNATS in the past remain unnoticed and thus they've gotten tired
> of reporting issues and submitting patches if nobody seems to care? ;)
Pity that they haven't discovered the mailing lists.
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