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Re: fixing backspace and delete

> On 21 Apr, Luis Francisco Gonzalez wrote:
> [problem with vim]
> > AFAICT, vim has the same problem. Currently, you can make it work correctly
> > only in one of xterm/console. If you "repair" one, the other will fail. This
> > is very annoying.
> Indeed. Actually, I just found out this is the same for the remapping
> method: everything works in an xterm, but on the console ^? puts ^? on
> the screen instead of deleting. I wonder if this is a termcap/terminfo
> thing. Which applications use termcap/terminfo entries?

vim works OK for me, under all circumstances (I've tweaked my xterm terminfo).

Send me the output from the following commands:

  stty -a 
  echo $TERM
  infocmp $TERM

and I should be able to tell you what's wrong.

Cheers, Phil.

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