bugGNU Screen - Bugs: bug #27702, nethack off does *not* turn all...


bug #27702: nethack off does *not* turn all nethack-like messages off if .nethackrc is present, and those are not very clear

Submitted by:  Friedrich Delgado Friedrichs <taupan>
Submitted on:  Wed 14 Oct 2009 03:53:05 PM UTC  
Category: User InterfaceSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: None
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: OpenRelease: 4.0.3
Fixed Release: NonePlanned Release: None
Work Required: None

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Wed 14 Oct 2009 03:53:05 PM UTC, original submission:

Steps to reproduce:

On a machine where you don't play nethack, or after moving your .nethackrc to a safe place:

touch .nethackrc
start screen twice in two xterms with screen -m, touch .nethackrc then in a third xterm:

screen -dR

will give the message:

You may wish for a screen, what do you want?

(I want the +5 GSDM of course, but I digress.)

after rm .nethackrc

screen -dR

There are several suitable screens on:

Friedrich Delgado Friedrichs <taupan>


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