About new console driver and applications behavior

Kamigishi Rei spambox at haruhiism.net
Sun Dec 13 15:02:02 UTC 2009

On 13.12.2009 17:55, Alex Keda wrote:
> After latest changes in FreeBSD i have another behavior for applications
> such as vi, ee, vim ...
> Previously - if I open file for edit and close it - on screen stay 
> file text. Now, if I close file - on screen - nothing - only
> 'vim /etc/rc.conf'
> Some behavior for top.
> if I set TERM=cons25r - it as an before, but, vim's behavior not 
> adequacy - it forget about many keyboard buttons (such as arrow)
> I see it only with using X - in clean console - all OK.
> if I open ssh session to remote server - all OK.
> Problem exists only locally.

I guess you haven't checked the FreeBSD-CURRENT mailing list archives.
Please consult the following thread: 

Kamigishi Rei

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