Re: pager weirdness

Benjamin J. Tracy (
Tue, 5 Jan 1999 16:27:17 -0500 (EST)

My suggestion would be to start with the pager config file from the
distribution of the version you're using, make your changes one at a time,
and see which one causes the problem.  Pager, in my experience, is very
sensitive to config file problems that are not necessarily obvious.


On Tue, 5 Jan 1999, Peter Amstutz wrote:

> My pager likes to die frequently on startup.  If it gets going it is just
> fine, but often, for some reason, the pager window will pop up, stay there
> for just a few seconds, and then dissapear.  Sometimes it has a chance to
> display windows on it, other times is it just a solid color - but either
> way it dies.  The default configuration doesn't do this, but a few tweaks
> and it tickles some odd bug out...  Has anyone seen this behavior?  Any
> clues on how to go about debugging it?
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