Subject: Re: i386 xterm key bindings
To: Julian Coleman <J.D.Coleman@newcastle.ac.uk>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/04/2000 18:05:32
On 04-Jul-00, 15:31:56 Julian Coleman wrote:
> Jonathan Stone wrote:
> > If the current setup doesn't acutally support that, then I propose we
> > back out the keybinding changes to xterm, and submit a pullup request
> > to do the same in 1.5. At least until someone fixes the current bugs.
> > Tom Ivar Helbekkmo wrote:
> > It isn't, and the answer is in the xterm man page. In .Xdefaults:
> > XTerm*deleteIsDEL: true
> I'd guess a solution is to make this the default in our xterm version. We
> won't be compatible with the rest of the Xfree 4-using world, but at least
> we'll be backwardly compatible. Thoughts?
Facing this problem, I decided to use (with XFree 4.0) something like:
*title: VT220 Terminal Emulator
*ttyModes: erase ^?
getting terminal very similar to that emulated by wscons.
Witold J. Wnuk