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Re: Suggestion for terminal package maintainers
On Wed, Jun 03, 2009 at 01:05:58PM +0100, Andy Koppe wrote:
>2009/6/3 Corinna Vinschen:
>> Even not knowing the sequence returned by Alt-Backspace, AFAICS, the
>> right thing to do is to send either ^[^? or \377, dependent on the
>> setting of dev_state->metabit.
>I think that's the right thing to do. I'd pointed out the problem with
>Alt+Backspace, but that got lost in the discussion about my suggestion
>to have Ctrl+Backspace send ^_.
It didn't get lost. The message is the same. I implemented the
behavior of backspace to match the way backspace worked on two different
linux consoles. I've now checked a third linux console and
Alt-Backspace doesn't do anything there either.