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Re: Backspace/Delete Issues?

From: Alain Bench
Subject: Re: Backspace/Delete Issues?
Date: Thu, 18 May 2006 11:10:05 +0200 (CEST)
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 On Monday, May 15, 2006 at 12:54:37 +0200, Michael Schroeder wrote:

> On Sat, May 13, 2006 at 03:27:24PM +0200, Alain Bench wrote:
>> the [backspace] key doesn't seem to be so translated. Why?
> Basically because "kbs" tends to be wrong.

    Thank you for the explanation.

> Setting "kbs" to \177 is very linux specific (and IMHO a mistake)

    The argument for kbs=\177 is that it permits to bind the ^H and
[backspace] keys to 2 different functions (or to the same if prefered).
While kbs=^H doesn't give this choice.

Bye!    Alain.
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