tmux-1.9a2 ctrl+b not working

Christopher Faylor
Thu Jun 26 21:07:00 GMT 2014

On Thu, Jun 26, 2014 at 01:56:18PM -0700, DJ Sylvester wrote:
>I searched Google.
>I looked at sourceforge tickets
>I've read this Cygwin tmux announcement:
>I've reinstalled tmux with cygwin-x86 installer.
>I've had no luck.
>ctrl+b "command" is not working for me.
>I'm running a default mintty as installed by cygwin-x86 on Win-7 with a
>few aliases defined, nothing else. My.tmux.conf file is empty.
>To reproduce:
>1. start tmux
>2. ctrl+b % (outputs 5u)
>3. ctrl+b " (no outputs, does nothing)
>4. ctrl+b c (no outputs, does nothing)
>No commands are working. Not sure what to try next.

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