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Bug 85052 - Word selection crosses new line boundarys
Summary: Word selection crosses new line boundarys
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: vte
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-25 04:15 UTC by Emmanuel Galanos
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:51 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-11-05 01:50:48 UTC

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Description Emmanuel Galanos 2003-02-25 04:15:00 UTC
Description of problem:
In gnome-terminal word selection (double click)
crosses new lines and go up a line.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Using beta 5, with vte upgraded to msw's vte-0.10.20-1.i386.rpm

How reproducible:
100 %

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open up gnome-terminal at standard 80 columns.
2. Run perl -e 'print "AAA  ", "B" x 75, "\n", "CCC\n"'
3. Double click on CCC.
Actual results:
Line above gets highlighted.

Expected results:
Only CCC should get highlighted like in Xterm and every other terminal
program since the dawn of humankind.

Comment 1 Ray Strode [halfline] 2004-11-05 01:50:48 UTC
This seems fixed now.  If you are still encounter issues with recent
versions of vte please feel free to reopen.

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