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bug #44807: Must have hit some random key and messed it up

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Sat 11 Apr 2015 05:47:00 AM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
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Thu 20 Aug 2015 09:42:19 PM UTC, comment #2: 

For whatever reason, I see the attachment now.

winvile does have a "-geometry" option which could be related,
for instance if you are using the file-explorer add-on.
As I read the source for w32reg.c, if you re-register
winvile -


then it would overwrite (and omit perhaps) any geometry option.

(If it is not that -- no, I don't know either).

Thomas Dickey <dickey>
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Sat 11 Apr 2015 10:27:06 AM UTC, comment #1: 

I don't see an attachment.

Thomas Dickey <dickey>
Group administrator
Sat 11 Apr 2015 05:47:00 AM UTC, original submission:  

Ok, so I love WinVile. I have been using VI since the 70's.

I am running Windows 10 and Nvidia graphics and although my memory is getting bad WinVile 'was' working fine. I don't know what I did or what Windows/Nvidia might have done. I can't run a system restore for some silly microsoft reason but the long and short of it, WinVile is coming up in some strange mini window mode with no frame (ie, I can't resize it).

Attached is a photo of my desktop with WinVile open, you know, picture worth a thousand words....

Hope you have seen this before.


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