Bug 42114 - End key does not work in xterm
Summary: End key does not work in xterm
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: tcsh
Version: 7.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Eido Inoue
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-05-24 12:07 UTC by Philip Rowlands
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:33 UTC (History)
0 users

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Last Closed: 2001-06-28 14:32:15 UTC

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Description Philip Rowlands 2001-05-24 12:07:56 UTC
I'm using RH 7.1, with all errata applied. My shell is /bin/tcsh, and I'm
having problems with the End key inside xterm. Home works as expected.

To reproduce, set shell to /bin/tcsh, and start xterm.
The exact problem is exhibited as follows:
("_" is the cursor)
% abcdefg_	(HOME)
% _abcdefg	(END)
(terminal bell beeps)
% ~_abcdefg
% echo $TERM
% infocmp xterm | grep kend
  kend=\E[4~, kent=\EOM, kf1=\EOP, kf10=\E[21~, kf11=\E[23~,
% bindkey | grep ^end
end            -> end-of-line

I think this is caused by a recent change, because I can ssh to a RH 7.0
box and everything works fine.

Comment 1 Eido Inoue 2001-07-24 04:38:59 UTC
by removing the KANJI hacks this allowed some codes to get through to allow the
end key (and others to work).

Thanks for the bug report.

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