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bug #41934: C-a h is listed twice in the man page

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sat 22 Mar 2014 12:53:01 PM UTC  
Category:  Documentation Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Juergen Weigert <jnweiger>
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  4.0.3
Fixed Release:  None Planned Release:  None
Work Required:  None

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Mon 24 Mar 2014 01:38:35 PM UTC, comment #2: 

Fixed in commit 5c1b062475ea5324cec2d81d5687f9b9d1125990

You may want to ping with ubuntu separately, so that they also fix it soonish.

thanks for the report.

Juergen Weigert <jnweiger>
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Sat 22 Mar 2014 01:00:09 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Apologies, the version of ubuntu I am actually running is Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS (lsb_release -a), I forgot I was inside an ssh session. However I tested this locally and it is the same.
So, at least ubuntu 12.04 as well as 13.10 have the same inconsistency in the man page.
(If necessary you can email me at toon.nolten@student.kuleuven.be)

Sat 22 Mar 2014 12:53:01 PM UTC, original submission:  

I'm running ubuntu 13.10 (upgraded from 13.04 not a clean install) and looking through the man page for screen (version: 4.00.03jw4) I came across C-a h as a way to move to the previous window, however upon trying to use this (normally I use C-a p but h is actually in a much better position for me) screen wrote a hardcopy of the current window and indeed the man page lists C-a h as a command for (hardcopy).

TLDR: C-a h is listed twice in the man page (on ubuntu) once for (hardcopy) once for (prev) and actually executes (hardcopy).



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