Subject: Re: -key "introduction"
To: Zbigniew Baniewski <>
From: Dave Huang <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/29/2005 15:41:18
On Tue, Mar 29, 2005 at 11:31:52PM +0200, Zbigniew Baniewski wrote:
> Do you have "proper Delete" key (when cursor "eats" the following characters,
> not moving itself from its position) in the console (text) mode? In the
> command line of the shell, in the applications too - never mind (at the
> moment) the XTerm window?

Maybe you just need to add
"\e[3~": delete-char
to your /etc/inputrc file?

I personally find Control-D easier for that function, but I guess it
would be good to have the Delete key perform the same function.
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