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Re: Troublesome checkwinsize (none) behaviour


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: Troublesome checkwinsize (none) behaviour
Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2013 11:24:46 -0400
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On 7/12/13 11:10 AM, Andreas Schwab wrote:
> Chet Ramey <address@hidden> writes:
> 
>> Bash does not export LINES or COLUMNS.
> 
> But it is exported by other users of libreadline who don't override
> sh_set_lines_and_columns.  So it is still a readline bug.

Maybe it should be an option, then.  I disagree that it's a bug.  I assert
that it is the desired behavior in the overwhelming majority of cases,
especially since it is the only sure way to pass this information to child
processes.

Chet

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