Nano 2.4.0 problem

Willem van der Walt wvdwalt at
Mon Jun 8 05:18:58 UTC 2015

I am using joe for quite a long time now, and it works for me with 
Its keys is like that of the old turbo pascal editer I used to use under 
dos, so that was why I started using it.
Regards, Willem

On Sun, 7 Jun 2015, Tony Baechler wrote:

> I forgot to mention that 2.2.6 is no longer in testing, so I would have to
> download and install by hand and tell the package tools not to upgrade.  I
> am on testing and such problems are somewhat expected, but I usually don't
> run into issues of quite this severity.  I'm actually somewhat surprised.
> On 6/7/2015 3:38 AM, Tony Baechler wrote:
>> Yes, of course I was going to file a bug, or at least I was thinking about
>> it.  It's definitely a severe issue if Nano can't accept files on the
>> command line.  However, that doesn't solve my immediate problem.  I still
>> need some kind of decent editor.  I'm liking NE more and more, so that's
>> probably going to be my choice.  Besides, the ne package is much smaller
>> than the nano package.  Even if Nano 2.4.1 works correctly, 2.4.0 and up
>> still have the problem of repeating everything on the screen when a new line
>> is entered and I haven't been able to determine why, so filing a bug still
>> wouldn't solve that problem.
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