[arch-dev-public] [signoff] nano 2.0.8-1

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Wed Sep 3 20:40:46 EDT 2008

On Wed, Sep 3, 2008 at 1:40 PM, Eduardo Romero <k3nsai at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-08-25 at 14:57 +0200, Andreas Radke wrote:
>> I have disabled all line wrapping to prevent broken config files like
>> this: http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/11290
>> -Please signoff (also ncurses related)
>> -Andy
> Just a thought, and I hope is not too late. Wouldn't it be better to
> make the installer use 'nano -w' instead of just 'nano'? We have just
> removed a functionality from the nano package by disabling line wrapping
> from the package itself. Also, I'm having a hard time getting used to
> not type, 'nano -w' when I want to edit a file, that command just
> doesn't work anymore.

I apparently had line wrapping turned on in my /etc/nanorc too that
yelled at me. I kinda agree with Eduardo here. Maybe we should
re-enable this.

Either way, this works fine for me on i686, so I'm signed off.

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