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Re: Status of Progress Bar

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 7 May 2018 10:08:53 +0200 (CEST)

On Sun, 6 May 2018, Stephen McDowell wrote:

> We can reproduce the effect locally by using a small terminal size (e.g., <
> 40 chars wide), but the Travis specific failure is likely caused by
> something else. It’s an unfortunate heisenbug (doesn’t happen always, just
> frequently), so I will try my best to see if I can find a reliable way to
> reproduce it.

If you check the code [1], you'll see that the default progress meter output
doesn't care about the screen width but just assumes it'll be >= 80 columns
and will fit the output...

[1] =


Received on 2018-05-07