Subject: Re: (X)Emacs and Meta-X
To: Peter Stibrany <>
From: Johan Danielsson <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/22/2001 14:26:07
Peter Stibrany <> writes:

> How can I setup my console or (X)Emacs to behave correctly?

wsconsctl -w encoding=`wsconsctl -n encoding`.metaesc

Assuming you're using wscons, and that you haven't done any weird
things with your keymap already. The magic thing is the `metaesc'
modifier, which makes wscons return ESC followed by KEY instead of
KEY+0x80 when combined with the Meta key.