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    SubjectRe: xterm scrolling speed - scheduling weirdness in 2.6 ?!
    On Mon, 2004-01-05 at 00:47, Mike Fedyk wrote:
    > On Mon, Jan 05, 2004 at 12:33:12AM +0100, Willy Tarreau wrote:
    > > at a time. I have yet to understand why 'ls|cat' behaves
    > > differently, but fortunately it works and it has already saved
    > > me some useful time.
    > cat probably does some buffering for you, and sends the output to xterm in
    > larger blocks.

    yes indeed, judging from the cat source it does chose optimal buffer
    size, here 1024 byte... so it reads/writes larger chunks... and jump
    scrolling takes place...


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