[nycbug-talk] screen configs for mac

George Georgalis george
Wed Jun 29 01:18:34 EDT 2005

On Tue, Jun 28, 2005 at 07:23:12PM -0400, Ray wrote:
>On Tue, Jun 28, 2005 at 06:18:50PM -0400, George Georgalis wrote:
>> On Tue, Jun 28, 2005 at 05:02:06PM -0400, Ray wrote:
>> >On Tue, Jun 28, 2005 at 04:19:19PM -0400, George Georgalis wrote:
>> >> Anybody got a screen window manager config (termcap settings) for using
>> >> a Mac keyboard? or maybe there are regular settings I can adjust?
>> >> 
>> >> Every time I want backspace in screen I get delete....
>> >
>> >At work we type:
>> >
>> >$ stty erase ^?
>> that C-v C-{delete} didn't work for me
>> but teminal -> window settings -> keyboard "Delete key sends backspace" works :)
>Actually you didn't need to do C-v C-{delete}, you could have just
>typed `stty erase <backspace>'.  But whatever, you got it working.

Well until I tried using a man on the mac, can't "erase" in less...

then it occured to me, I need the stty command _within_ the screen program,
and that fixed it, until I figure out a 'right' way. :) thanks.

// George

George Georgalis, systems architect, administrator Linux BSD IXOYE
http://galis.org/george/ cell:646-331-2027 mailto:george at galis.org

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