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bug #42878: invalid characters of start up in native build octave (mxe)

Submitted by:  Tatsuro MATSUOKA <tmacchant>
Submitted on:  Wed 30 Jul 2014 07:00:54 AM UTC  
Category:  Configuration and Build System Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  None
Status:  Invalid Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  3.8.1 Operating System:  Microsoft Windows

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Sat 31 Jan 2015 09:33:10 PM UTC, comment #3:

Closing this report as invalid, looks like operator error.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Administrator
Fri 01 Aug 2014 11:36:01 AM UTC, comment #2:

Using the octave in the dist directory, such characters does not appear. Sorry for the noise,

Tatsuro MATSUOKA <tmacchant>
Thu 31 Jul 2014 12:26:10 PM UTC, comment #1:

This is a xterm control sequence [1]. So this may be related to your TERM environment variable.

[1] http://invisible-island.net/xterm/ctlseqs/ctlseqs.html

Michael Goffioul <goffioul>
Project Member
Wed 30 Jul 2014 07:00:54 AM UTC, original submission:

At the start up invalid characters appeared using octave 3.8.1 on windows by mxe build using native build.

The compiler used is gcc-4.9.0 (32bit) (rev. 2) from MinGW w64 project. The thread model is win32 and dwarf exception is used.

The start up screen is :

The characters '←[?1034h' always appear.


Tatsuro MATSUOKA <tmacchant>


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