null bytes after ANSI sequences in color 'ls' output

Thomas Dickey dickey at
Sun Jun 29 13:23:38 UTC 2008

On Sat, Jun 28, 2008 at 10:34:06PM -0700, Mike Brown wrote:
> OK, so the null bytes are correct for vt100 and should've always been there, 
> and the fact that they've suddenly showed up in FreeBSD 6.3 is basically a 
> feature.
> Setting NCURSES_NO_PADDING has no effect, so 'ls' apparently does just use 
> termcap features.

yes - in responding, I saw that while I'd implemented NCURSES_NO_PADDING
for just the curses library, it could be made to work with termcap.
But that's not addressing your immediate question, which Dan did.
Thomas E. Dickey
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