Re: x-terminal, $TERM, key binding, etc
>>>>> "Chanop" == Chanop Silpa-Anan <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Chanop> gnome-terminal still violate keyboard policy on BS and DEL
Chanop> key which I think haven't been filed a bug report
Chanop> yet. with BS and DEL key gnome-terminal produce ^H and ^?
Chanop> respectively instead of ^? and ^[[3~ per policy
Wrong, there are a number of duplicate bug reports on this problem (at
least last time I looked). I hope it gets fixed soon.
While a quick and dirty work around with gnome-terminal is to swap BS
and DEL (in the preferences dialog), this means DEL no longer works
properly. At least BS works now though.
Chanop> IMO, if all the HOME and END key produce the same key
Chanop> sequence, we could have shell maintainer to bind these
Chanop> keys correctly in sysconfig file so that every new user
Chanop> won't be hassle about these keys
I had a feeling this was already standardized...
I admit though I frequently have had problems in this areas, too.
ie home and end only work in an xterm, not the linux-console or a
Brian May <email@example.com>