Re: interactive text locks root

From: Roger Mason <>
Date: Sun, 04 Jun 2006 09:32:25 -0230

Hello Bertrand,

Bertrand Bellenot <> writes:

> > text/latex locks up root, which must be killed from another console.
> Well, Root is not really locked, it is just waiting on keyboard text
> input...
> Just type your text and then press "enter" or "escape" in the pad to
> finish editing.

Yes! How silly of me not to see that. I suppose I was expecting a "blinking" cursor.

> BTW, on which platform are you working ?

Linux kernel 2.6.15-gentoo-r1

Thank you very much for your help,

Roger Received on Sun Jun 04 2006 - 14:02:34 MEST

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