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bug #31336: Fix outputs screen "ÿ" after a connected character

Submitter:  Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu>
Submitted:  Fri 15 Oct 2010 12:06:57 AM UTC
Votes: 1
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  * 5 - Normal Status:  Ready For Test
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  4.8.0
Fixed Release:  None Planned Release:  None
Work Required:  None
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Wed 02 Feb 2022 08:43:58 PM UTC, comment #4: 

comment #3:

> Still happening in 4.8.0

This is what I got in 4.9.0 right now:

ruby.ruby2.7 -e 'puts "\u304b\u3099.."'

We have UTF-8 fix in 4.9.0.

Alexander Naumov <anaumov>
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Thu 19 Mar 2020 05:33:58 PM UTC, comment #3: 

Still happening in 4.8.0

Laurent Bigonville <bigon>
Tue 13 Aug 2019 09:29:30 AM UTC, comment #2: 


Any update on this bug?

This is still happening today with 4.6.2

UTF-8 is now common (and the default on most distributions)

Laurent Bigonville <bigon>
Sun 26 Nov 2017 01:57:55 PM UTC, comment #1: 

For me the erroneous output is
which then on a subsequent resize of the terminal emulator window changes to
(yes with U+FFFD replacement symbols).

I tried to port this 7 year old patch to master, maybe I messed it up, but it doesn't properly fix the bug for me. With the patch the output becomes
and remains so after a resize.

Egmont Koblinger <egmont>
Fri 15 Oct 2010 12:06:57 AM UTC, original submission:  

Screen outputs screen "ÿ" after a connected character.
This is a character without the need. This issue happens in UTF-8 environment.
Before :
      screen$ ruby1.9.1 -e 'puts "\u304b\u3099.."'
patch applied :
      screen $ ruby1.9.1 -e 'puts "\u304b\u3099.."'

Murata-san (mrkn@ruby-lang.org) made the patch which revised this problem.

Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2022-02-02 anaumov StatusNone Ready For Test
        ReleaseNone 4.8.0
    2019-08-13 bigon Carbon-Copy- Added bigon
    2010-10-15 iwamatsu Attached File- Added 0001-Fix-outputs-screen-after-a-connected-character.patch, #21680

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