[Flac-dev] screen output

Matt Zimmerman mdz at debian.org
Sat Jun 9 22:40:11 PDT 2001

On Fri, Jun 08, 2001 at 09:32:44PM +0000, Jan Suhr wrote:

> "XX% complete: frame YYY, wrote ZZZ ..." screen output. While flac 
> compressed my WAVs I used X to write this mail and so. After flac had 
> finished the job I changed to a virtual console but the <SHIFT> + <PG 
> UP> combination did not worked. So I had to use flac with the -t 
> argument again to see if all files were correct.

Note that this is a side effect of how the virtual console scrollback feature
works (I assume you are using Linux).  It uses video memory to store the
previous lines, so they are lost when the video mode is changed.  Something
along those lines.  Anyway, this part isn't flac's fault.

 - mdz

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