Re: [dev] [announce] ff2sixel: view farbfeld images in terminal

From: Alexander Krotov <>
Date: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:09:50 +0300

On Sat, Mar 25, 2017 at 09:55:14PM +0200, Amer wrote:
> > It is a bug in st and xterm. tmux and screen handle it by
> > reflowing lines, wrapping them if necessary.
> ... And this tmux wrapping is thoroughly broken.
> E.g.
> > dvtm makes end of lines invisible [1] but keeps them in memory.
> But this idea seems reasonable, as standalone from scrollback.
> No cropping ever. Ah, how it sounds...

Ok, I sent patch to ML, you can test it now.

> And what $COLUMNS will you report to term apps?
> Some of them (like ps) crop their output themselves.
> Some (like cat /proc/self/maps) align data columns on term width.
> So, desired effect still won't be achieved.
> But if you change $COLUMNS it will break much more of other apps.

No doubt COLUMNS should report current size.
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