Nedit after xorg 7.3

Pieter de Goeje pieter at
Thu Oct 11 01:09:11 PDT 2007

On Wednesday 10 October 2007, nikolaj.thygesen at wrote:
> Hi list,
>     After upgrading xorg to 7.3, nedit has started scrolling funnily on my
> system. It used to work just fine, but after the upgrade scrolling
> down (that is moving the text cursor up) one line at a time using the
> arrow keys replicates the same line on each text line in view.
> Scrolling down still works fine?!? Page-up and -down works fine as
> always.
>     Has anyone else experienced this and perhaps even solved the issue??

This is a known issue. As a workaround you can disable the Composite extension 
in xorg.conf:

Section "Extensions"
        Option "Composite" "Disable"

Pieter de Goeje

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