[PATCH] Use VERASE as console backspace keycode

Andy Koppe andy.koppe@gmail.com
Sat Dec 26 08:26:00 GMT 2009


2009/12/25 Christopher Faylor:
>>>The attached patch implements the user request at
>>>http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2009-12/msg00837.html, allowing the
>>>backspace keycode to be changed from the default ^? to whatever they
>>>like using 'stty erase'.
>>>
>>>        * fhandler_console.cc (handler_console::read): Use the tty's
>>>        VERASE character as the backspace keycode.
>>>
>>>I hereby declare this patch trivial and public domain.
>>
>>Thanks.  Committed.

Thanks.

> Btw, it's no big deal but, please send patches to the cygwin-patches
> mailing list.

Sorry, had forgotten about that.

Andy



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