Subject: Re: Keyboard doesn't work correctly
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: yo _ <email@example.com>
Date: 01/05/2003 15:05:26
While looking at my dmesg output i found one line that may have also caused
my original problems:
"wsdisplay0 at vga0 kbdmux 1: console (80x25, vt100 emulation)"
Does anyone know why the wsdisplay driver is set to emulate vt100? i'm using
NetBSD 1.6. thanks again.
>From: "yo _" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Re: Keyboard doesn't work correctly
>Date: Sun, 05 Jan 2003 14:36:00 -0500
>Thanks to you all for super easy solution. For some reason my term was
>being set automatically to vt100, i just added export TERM line to
>/etc/profile. I was wondering if any of you have that line in your login
>scripts, or if bash (or whatever shell you use) detected vt220
>automatically. Also, Christian how did you get the delete key to work as it
>really should, i kind of want to set that correctly too. Thanks again for
>all your help, now if only i could find out how far along firewire support
>is in the core tree...
>>From: Christian Hattemer <email@example.com>
>>To: yo _ <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>Subject: Re: Keyboard doesn't work correctly
>>Date: Sun, 05 Jan 2003 19:58:15 +0100
>>On 04-Jan-03, you wrote:
>> > i should have mentioned that too. In less or any other program from
>> > matter, they don't understand the pageup or pagedown keys or delete,
>> > understand the arrow keys so that isn't a problem. In x though, all the
>> > work correctly in the terminal window (probably since x uses a
>> > keyboard driver, and the terminal is an emulated terminal). Any
>> > to fixing this?
>>Yes, X does its own keyboard mapping, independently from wscons. I wanted
>>to say that I have the same problem, but I just found that it seems to
>>disappeared. What release do you have? I have 1.6 and $TERM is vt220.
>>The delete key is a different thing, it should work the same as the
>>key because both are mapped the same by wscons. I have changed this to get
>>real delete key.
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