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    SubjectRe: PROBLEM: Data corruption when pasting large data to terminal
    On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 06:58:12PM -0500, Parag Warudkar wrote:
    > On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 1:50 PM, Egmont Koblinger <egmont@gmail.com> wrote:
    > > Hi,
    > >
    > > Short summary:  When pasting large amount of data (>4kB) to terminals,
    > > often the data gets mangled.
    > >
    > > How to reproduce:
    > > Create a text file that contains this line about 100 times:
    > > a=(123456789123456789123456789123456789123456789123456789123456789)
    > > (also available at http://pastebin.com/LAH2bmaw for a while)
    > > and then copy-paste its entire contents in one step into a "bash" or
    > > "python" running in a graphical terminal.
    > >
    >
    > FWIW, this also works fine on cygwin / Windows 7. No errors.
    >
    > $ bash --version
    > GNU bash, version 4.1.10(4)-release (i686-pc-cygwin)
    >
    > Unsure what that means though - probably nothing!
    >
    > Greg - when you said it works in vim - since of course vim isn't
    > 'parsing' the input may be you did not see an error - or did you
    > actually verify all 4KB somehow? ;)

    I verified that the input actually matched the paste buffer. It's
    pretty trivial to do so.

    Odds are emacs also does this correctly, anyone care to verify that?

    thanks,

    greg k-h
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