Unknown option 'BackspaceSendsDEL' for mintty from emacs.README.

Oleksandr Gavenko gavenkoa@gmail.com
Sun Aug 1 14:30:00 GMT 2010

In Cygwin 1.7.1 installation in file


placed tips:

   - mintty: Put BackspaceSendsDEL=1 in your .minttyrc file.

Under "man 1 mintty" present only 'BackspaceSendsBS' option.

What option correct and why I need set it?
Also please fix emacs.README if it already not fixed.

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