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bug #55251: Defining a screen number and enabling captions makes man pages lines duplicate when using the search function

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Submitted on:  Thu 20 Dec 2018 05:31:30 AM UTC  
 
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  None
Fixed Release:  None Planned Release:  None
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Thu 20 Dec 2018 05:31:30 AM UTC, original submission:  

I'm using Arch Linux and GNU Screen version 4.6.2. When I set both the options "screen 1" (or any number) and "caption always" (or "hardstatus alwayslastline") in my .screenrc, and then I try to use the search function in any man page, every line on the screen appears duplicated. It happens only in the screen number defined in "screen 1" (or whatever number). It's reproducible in any Screen version that I could find, using any terminal emulator or even the console, and it happens at least in Arch and Gentoo.

A demonstration of this problem can be seen in this video:
https://youtu.be/jNIiJfAvdvA

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