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Bug #5088

it's probably ok for vi to stop working around pdp-11 bugs now

Added by Rich Lowe almost 6 years ago. Updated over 5 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
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Category:
cmd - userland programs
Start date:
2014-08-13
Due date:
% Done:

100%

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Difficulty:
Bite-size
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Description

in vi(1), we workaround a bug in the overlay implementation on the pdp-11. This appears to come from the original 4BSD circa 1980, and was probably at least a bit useless then.

History

#1

Updated by Electric Monk over 5 years ago

  • % Done changed from 90 to 100
  • Status changed from New to Closed

git commit 0f1f78266c1aea63b41bde99723de7aa3fa9f7cc

commit  0f1f78266c1aea63b41bde99723de7aa3fa9f7cc
Author: Richard Lowe <richlowe@richlowe.net>
Date:   2014-08-29T16:13:10.000Z

    5088 it's probably ok for vi to stop working around pdp-11 bugs now
    Reviewed by: Andrew Gabriel <illumos@cucumber.demon.co.uk>
    Reviewed by: Josef Sipek <jeffpc@josefsipek.net>
    Approved by: Dan McDonald <danmcd@omniti.com>

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