ee (easy editor) bugged on 9.0?

Alexander Best arundel at
Sat Nov 19 20:53:39 UTC 2011

On Sat Nov 19 11, Garrett Cooper wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 19, 2011 at 11:05 AM, Adrian Chadd <adrian at> wrote:
> > .. how many users is this going to trip up?
> cons25 is pretty much FUBAR on 9.x+ compared to previous releases. I
> went through several iterations with ed@ over the fact that various
> curses based apps were broken with the libteken work, but then just
> gave in and set 'xterm'.
> That being said, I can't reproduce the issue Jason mentioned in the first post.

running a very recent HEAD doing 'export TERM=cons25' in zsh and then running
'ee', i can exactly reproduce this issue.


> 1. Have you rebuilt your termcap database?
> 2. What is your $TERM in the ssh case and the console case?
> Etc.
> Thanks,
> -Garrett

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