This One Time, at Band Camp, Wael Nasreddine <mla@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> said, On Mon, Feb 11, 2008 at 09:57:21PM +0100: > On Mon, Feb 11, 2008 at 03:52:00PM +0000, Peter Stephenson <pws@xxxxxxx> wrote: > > On Mon, 11 Feb 2008 16:07:09 +0100 > > antho.charles@xxxxxxxxx wrote: > > > I didn't have this problem on Debian etch, but it appears when I > > > upgraded to lenny. It's the same problem: if I set LANG to a non utf8 > > > encoding (fr_FR instead of fr_FR.UTF-8), RPROMPT is good, otherwise > > > it's partially on another line and the cusor is after RPROMPT. > > > (cf. http://tinyurl.com/3xjeqt) > > Sounds like it ought to be fairly reproducible, but it's not happening on > > Fedora 8 (and it still sounds suspiciously like the shell is getting duff > > information about the environment, though that's certainly not the only > > possibility). I've tried adding multibyte characters to the command line > > and complicating the RPROMPT and even adding multibyte characters to that, > > but it still works OK. > > Are there any particular things on the command line, forms of RPROMPT etc. > > etc. that show this up? (We really need something that narrows this down.) > I haven't wrote this PROMPT I simply found it on google, it's an > exact copy of it though I have disabled APM/IBAM support beause > sometimes ACPI hangs on this computer and so all my shells hang. > Anyway I'll try it on Fedora and see how it goes, If I had the same > result then it's probably something in my environment, in that case > could you please try it with my whole environment?? Just add a new > user (test user) and do the following: > $ cd ~ > $ svn co svn://wael.nasreddine.com/wael/trunk/co-base . > This should check out my basic configurations, everything related to > the shells/environment... > Then create all the symlinks.. > $ ~/bin/svnfix > This would put all files where they should have been.. > Now you could test with my environment and this way we can narrow it > down to System/Environment problems... Peter I couldn't install Fedora because it doesn't work with LVM over DM-Crypt, have you tried my environment ?? > : http://aperiodic.net/phil/prompt/ -- Wael Nasreddine http://wael.nasreddine.com PGP: 1024D/C8DD18A2 06F6 1622 4BC8 4CEB D724 DE12 5565 3945 C8DD 18A2 .: An infinite number of monkeys typing into GNU emacs, would never make a good program. (L. Torvalds 1995) :.
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