Hard lockup pasting into /bin/ed.
chuckh at ftml.net
Fri Oct 2 11:55:00 EDT 2009
My system uses the Intel 945 motherboard, and I paste without problems
into ed on it. My screen is 48 by 128, which I achieve by appending
vga=773 to the boot parameters list. You might try adding that value
to yours if a better solution doesn't appear.
On Fri, Oct 02, 2009 at 09:46:24AM -0600, William F. Acker WB2FLW +1 303 722 7209 wrote:
> I'm ancient enough to love the "ed" editor. I have a Dell
> Latitude D820 laptop with one of the intel 915 series video chips.
> When I loaded Fedora 11, by having someone actually do the graphical
> installation for me, <grrrrr>, I noticed that I had a 75 by 160
> screen instead of the usual 24 by 80 one. Now, whenever I paste
> anything into ed from Speakup, I lock up. This always happens. I
> haven't tried this on any other machines.
> Has anyone seen anything similar?
> Bill in Denver
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