GNU bug report logs - #6292
24.0.50; M-x shell gives clock icon when using su(1)

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Package: emacs; Severity: minor; Reported by: jidanni@HIDDEN; dated Fri, 28 May 2010 05:57:02 UTC; Maintainer for emacs is bug-gnu-emacs@HIDDEN.

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From: Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen <larsi@HIDDEN>
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jidanni@HIDDEN writes:

> Do
> $ emacs -Q -f shell
> $ su
> Password: ...
> upon which one gets the clock cursor, meaning "wait", though one can
> still use the shell.

Yeah, that seems wrong.  The cursor changes into a clock *after* the
password has been entered.  It remains a cursor until you type another
character. 

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Subject: 24.0.50; M-x shell gives clock icon when using su(1)
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Do
$ emacs -Q -f shell
$ su
Password: ...
upon which one gets the clock cursor, meaning "wait", though one can
still use the shell.
emacs-version "24.0.50.1" Debian package 1:20100524-1.




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