[Aptitude-devel] Bug#796090: Bug#796090: screen garbage on Resolve Dependencies display

Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Fri Aug 21 09:48:35 UTC 2015

Control: forcemerge 795028 796090

2015-08-20 20:49 Josh Triplett:
>Package: aptitude
>Version: 0.7-1+b1
>Followup-For: Bug #796090
>I'm seeing this as well.  They change every time the screen redraws, so
>if I move the cursor through the list with up or down, or open the
>search box with / and start typing in it, every screen update causes the
>garbage to change.  Seems highly likely that bad pointers ended up in
>the list of names.
>Which names get the garbage seems deterministic; if I close aptitude,
>reopen it, and hit 'e' to open the "resolve dependencies" interface, the
>same packages have their names displayed as garbage.
>If I open the packages whose names are broken, the package information
>page displays just fine.

I think that all instances of this problem are fixed, just waiting for
an upload within the next few days.

Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <manuel.montezelo at gmail.com>

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