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Re: Re: "|" in debugger hangs with less

March 4, 2004 00:34
Re: Re: "|" in debugger hangs with less
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I'm not going to be so facetious, Chip, as to ask which version you're
using or for the output of 'perl -v', in case I get a slap ;-)

But, I believe this is a known bug in 5.8.1 which was fixed in 5.8.2+ or


> Chip Salzenberg wrote:
> >
> > I want to know if I've done something wrong before I perlbug this.
> >
> > When I use "|" to look at anything in the debugger through less (my
> > default pager), when less is done I don't get my debugger prompt
> > and there's nothing I can do to get it back.
> >
> > Is this a PEBKAC or a perlbug?
> Obvious question : have you tried with more ? pg ? cat ?
> What's your $TERM ? have you tried another one ? etc. etc.
> (I had some similar problems with slrn and other slang-based
> programs; which mysteriously disappeared when I recompiled my
> terminal emulator.)
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