Subject: Re: console and terminal questions
To: Klaus Heinz <>
From: Markus Illenseer <markus@TechFak.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>
List: amiga-dev
Date: 10/30/1994 16:52:51
On Oct 28, 11:40pm, Klaus Heinz wrote:
> =20 I played with loadkmap (/usr/src/sys/arch/amiga/stand/loadkmap).
> =20 Why are the BS and DEL keys swapped ? This is annoying and i could
> =20 not find any reason for this.=20
> =20 Furthermore the default ascii keymap (din-map as well) is missing a=
> n
> =20 entry for the keypad '+' key. Therefore, the 'HELP' key didn't work
> =20 correct, too.

 Well, use the source Luke, they are in there..

> =20 Btw. where am I supposed to send changes of common interest ?
> =20 maybe C. Hopps ?

 Yes, but be patient then afterwards, this guy is busy.

> =20 The ufs filesystem seems to work with non-ASCII characters,
> =20 especially umlauts. Unfortunately, the console cannot display them,

 No ufs ever was to my knowledge. My console does print them.

> =20 although i can type them. Is this a font problem ? or is there any
> =20 esc-sequence to change this behaviour ? A first glance over ite.c
> =20 seems to indicate that, but i could not figure out, how to do it.
> =20 The keypad doesn't work within a vi session. Any hints, how to chan=
> ge
> =20 this ?

 Doesnt? *checking* Interesting, you are right. Only {} and [] do work.

Markus Illenseer