Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 194021
Meta doesn't work in bash on gnome-terminal
Last modified: 2008-05-06 11:58:31 EDT
Description of problem:
The meta key doesn't seem to work in the gnome terminal. When using bash,
pressing meta-b in xterm moves the cursor back one word. In the gnome-terminal
however this just makes the letter b appear.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
-All the time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. turn on gnome-terminal
2. type a few words
3. press meta-b
cursor moves back one word
Has anyone looked into this?
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