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Re: how to get zsh to work with a screen reader

Bart Schaefer <schaefer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Jul 22, 11:43am, Peter Stephenson wrote:
> }
> } Something else that might just be worth a look at is the shell parameter
> } BAUD, which indicates the terminal speed.
> I tried this.  I captured the output with "script" and examined what was
> written both before and after assigning BAUD=1 .
> As an aside, the main effect of BAUD seems to be that ZLE waits a really
> long time after executing a command and before printing the next prompt.
> I connected with strace and found it sitting here:
> select(0, NULL, NULL, NULL, {112, 800000}) = 0 (Timeout)
> That is, the prompt wasn't printed until the timeout occurred.  I suspect
> that it's checking for type-ahead.
> Anyway, except for my backspacing over a couple of typos, the typescript
> was identical in both cases.  Based on covici's follow-up, the terminfo
> definition seems to make the only discernable difference.

Which terminfo definition did you try and did it make any difference?

Your life is like a penny.  You're going to lose it.  The question is:
How do
you spend it?

         John Covici

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