Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 505526
ctrl-c does not pass through terminal
Last modified: 2010-06-28 08:55:36 EDT
Description of problem:
ctrl-c, by default in gnome-terminal-2.26.1-1.fc11.x86_64,
is assigned to "copy." This prevents it from being used in
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. use emacs or xemacs -nw (without an X window)
2. try to exit (ctrl-x ctrl-c)
ctrl-c does not get through
This can be fixed in gconf-editor, but how many users will know that?
If you use a terminal, it is likely that you will also use an editor
such as emacs on a remote host, and, if you do, you do not use an
I have changed the "copy" setting to ctrl-w (the "withdraw" setting in emacs,
which behaves differently but at least I can remember what it is).
I don't know how this problem was avoided in earlier versions of
gnome-terminal. Maybe it was assigned to a mouse button.
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