ee (easy editor) bugged on 9.0?

Stefan Bethke stb at
Sat Nov 19 17:07:35 UTC 2011

Am 19.11.2011 um 17:29 schrieb Jason Edwards:

> Dear list,
> Has anyone noticed the easy editor is quite bugged on 9.0? On console
> direct access, opening the easy editor has several bugs:
> 1) the cursor starts on line 2 instead of line 1
> 2) the line numbering is printed on line 1 instead of the boundary (line 0)
> 3) the keys page up and page down bring the escape menu
> Strange enough, if I SSH into the box the ee editor works normally. So
> I'm wondering if this is something other people have noticed? Just
> want to exclude the possibility of me doing something wrong.
> I've noticed this behavior on 9-CURRENT, 9.0-RC1 as well as 9.0-RC2,
> amd64. GENERIC kernel and tested inside Virtualbox.

Working fine here on 9.0-RC1.

Is this a fresh install, or did you upgrade? Have you updated your ttys to set the terminal type to xterm instead of cons25?


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