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

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

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Sat Jan 31 21:33:10 2015, comment #3:

Closing this report as invalid, looks like operator error.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Administrator
Fri Aug 1 11:36:01 2014, comment #2:

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

Tatsuro MATSUOKA <tmacchant>
Thu Jul 31 12:26:10 2014, 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 Jul 30 07:00:54 2014, 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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