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bug #36484: [Request] stop the information block on nano -c from jumping

Submitted by:  Sworddragon <sworddragon>
Submitted on:  Thu 17 May 2012 10:56:44 AM UTC  
 
Category: NoneSeverity: 1 - Wish
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Thu 17 May 2012 10:56:44 AM UTC, original submission:

I'm using nano 2.2.6 with the option -c to see the current position in the text editor.

The problem is that the information blocks grows horizontally if for example the current line reaches the next digit but it shrinks if it looses a digit.

For example if you go from line 9 to 10 the block grows and if you go back from line 10 to 9 it shrinks. In my opinion the block shouldn't shrink but reserve the place with a whitespace. This means the block can only grow but not shrink. This will avoid a jumpy behavior if you are going fast trough a file.

Sworddragon <sworddragon>

 

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    Sat 14 Jun 2014 08:24:53 PM UTCbensSeverity3 - Normal=>1 - Wish
      SummaryThe information block on nano -c is jumping=>[Request] stop the information block on nano -c from jumping

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