Opened 9 years ago

Last modified 4 days ago

#12676 new patch

libgnt arrow keys not working properly under urxvt

Reported by: queueram Owned by: QuLogic
Milestone: Patches Needing Review Component: finch (gnt/ncurses)
Version: 2.7.3 Keywords:

Description (last modified by queueram)

The arrow keys are not handled quite correctly for any libgnt application under urxvt (9.07 tested). While in a gntentry box, hitting an arrow key enters the following characters within the gntentry box: UP: OA DOWN: OB RIGHT: OC LEFT: OD

Digging into the code, it appears the modifications in gnt_keys_refine() are causing the issue. Removing the modifications for rxvt-unicode (see attached patch) appear to resolve the issue.

I just wanted to add that i checked this into my gsoc.2008.finch branch: 1601c2451c449fe30fbcf967f29e4206928e7332

Attachments (1)

gntkeys.c-urxvt_arrows.patch (827 bytes) - added by queueram 9 years ago.
patch to remove case for rxvt-unicode in arrow key processing

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Change History (5)

Changed 9 years ago by queueram

patch to remove case for rxvt-unicode in arrow key processing

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by queueram

  • Description modified (diff)

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by darkrain42

  • Milestone set to Patches Needing Review
  • Type changed from defect to patch

comment:3 Changed 3 years ago by peterjschroeder

This is still an issue, patch solves it.

comment:4 Changed 4 days ago by grim

  • Owner changed from sadrul to QuLogic
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