Subject: Re: Some newbie questions and swearing
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christian Biere <email@example.com>
Date: 04/12/2003 18:51:44
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Jani Alanko <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I guess this keyboard thing also causes it, that I can't
> switch from window to another with Alt-Tab (using Blackbox)
Blackbox has no support for this. I guess you've installed a
complementary tool for this. Maybe you have to correct the
modifier key. Try xmodmap.
> when I'm using vim, arrow keys, backspace and delete don't work in
> insert mode the way I'm used to
You might have to adjust your ~/.inputrc. Mine looks like this:
set bell-style none
> And second; why I can't use su-command even though I thought I
> switched my group to wheel?
Is su installed as setuid-root?
> Xterm gives me this:
> Xlib: extension "XFree86-DGA" missing on display ":0.0".
See /etc/X11/XF86Config and comment out the appropriate line.
> Are you sure BSD doesn't stand for Bastard Software Distribution?
Very sure, but you certainly don't know what bastard means at all.
> Oh, and one more thing: when I scroll to the bottom of a man page it
> just exits. Any idea why?
$ env|grep PAGER
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