Re: Bug with repeating characters

  • From: steve-wily@xxxxxxxxx (Steve Kotsopoulos)
  • To: wilyfans@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2004 09:59:15 -0400

ozan s yigit wrote:
> ian broster wrote:
> > Very occasionally, I have noticed that wily gets into a state where it 
> > will
> > duplicate single characters in a file, during editing. I have
> > just seen it do it: I could press return to replace a linefeed and tab
> > with a linefeed and plus tab (autoindentation on) and it duplicates a 
> > character
> > later in the line. This could be 'Undo'ne and repeated.
> > 
> > I have no idea what causes it to get into this state, but once
> > it's in it, it happens quite frequently and a file ends up with
> > scattered duplicate characters.
> > 
> > Anyone else noticed? Any thoughts?
> > 
> ian, i have never come across this. is this the 9libs version? are
> there any foreign patches on it? 

I've seen this behavior several times lately running a stock wily-9libs
under Cygwin on XP. I thought it was my machine flaking out because
I was suspending & hibernating it a lot.
I've never seen it happen under Linux


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