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bug #55696: When pasting don't parse screen escape codes

Submitted by:  Amadeusz Sławiński <amade>
Submitted on:  Mon 11 Feb 2019 09:21:50 PM 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
Work Required:  None

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Mon 11 Feb 2019 09:21:50 PM UTC, original submission:  

When we paste text and mouse support is enabled, we should detect that text is being pasted and skip parsing screen escape codes.

Should stop various issues if you accidentally paste binary file into screen.

Simple reproducer:
echo "^Ac" |xclip -i
(Don't forget to Ctrl+V Ctrl+A to type "^A" in.)

Amadeusz Sławiński <amade>
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