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Re: [vox-tech] left arrow key doesn't work within xterm
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Re: [vox-tech] left arrow key doesn't work within xterm

  • Subject: Re: [vox-tech] left arrow key doesn't work within xterm
  • From: Henry House <haMAPSjhouse@houseag.com>
  • Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2001 08:42:49 -0800
  • References: 20010326233757.A7592@dirac.org

On Mon, Mar 26, 2001 at 11:37:57PM -0800, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> when typing at an xterm, my backspace key works (it rubs out the last
> character) but my left arrow key doesn't (it doesn't move the cursor to the
> left by one).
> i know there's a way to fix this, but searching man pages turned up nothing.
> can someone help me out?  this is very annoying!

A termcap problem maybe? Did you recently change your X keyboard layout? Does
it only affect the left arrow, or are any other keys broken?

Henry House
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