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bug #52246: nano can crash when rebinding help in all menus

Submitted by:  Benno Schulenberg <bens>
Submitted on:  Wed 18 Oct 2017 07:42:39 PM UTC
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  Fixed
Assigned to:  bens Open/Closed:  Closed
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Wed 18 Oct 2017 07:49:36 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Fixed in git: af20d45b.

Benno Schulenberg <bens>
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Wed 18 Oct 2017 07:42:39 PM UTC, original submission:  

To reproduce, put 'bind ^H help all'.  Then run nano and type:

^H  ^W  ^H  ^C  ^C  ^C

Result: nano aborts.

Notice that after the ^W it shows a ^H that it shouldn't be showing, and after the second ^H it shows a help text that it shouldn't show.

Benno Schulenberg <bens>
Project Administrator


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2017-11-19 bens Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2017-10-18 bens StatusNone => Fixed
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