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Re: Lost Alt+Backspace

Sridhar M.A. wrote:
> Bob Proulx wrote:
> mas@mylug.org wrote:
> > > After recent upgrades (I am not certain when), I have lost the
> > > ability to delete words by using Alt+BkSp in either gnome-terminal
> > > or terminator. How to get that behaviour back?
> >
> > I use XTerms and I have this XTerm resource set for this purpose:
> >   XTerm*metaSendsEscape:true
> I tried this and nothing changed.

Neither gnome-terminal nor terminator are xterms.  That XTerm resource
will have no effect on any other application.  As I said:

> > This isn't directly relevant to your terminal but it is related
> > general information.

I don't know if those other applications have anything similar.  They


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