strange cursor behavior in gnome terminal
marius at pov.lt
Tue Sep 19 10:07:29 UTC 2006
On Mon, Sep 18, 2006 at 10:40:08PM +0200, Marco wrote:
> I just switched to gnome. I like Konsole but I think for performance reasons
> it is better to use the gnome pendent, isn't it?
If you use the GNOME desktop then yes, I suppose that using GNOME
Terminal instead of Konsole will save you some memory.
> The cursor in gnome terminal odes not behave well. After or maybe before
> every key it jumps to the beginning of the line and then back again. This
> is irritating makes it slow. What's wrong there? How can I correct it?
I've seent his problem. The cause was my $PS1 setting in my ~/.bashrc
file: I had some xterm escape sequences to set the window title. I
removed the escapes from $PS1 and instead added a $PROMPT_COMMAND to
do the same thing (copy & paste from /etc/skel.bashrc), and the irritating
cursor jumping disappeared.
Bumper sticker: Alcohol and calculus don't mix. Never drink and derive.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
More information about the ubuntu-users