Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 68416
/etc/inputrc doesn't match behaviour of xterm
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:28:44 EDT
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Description of problem:
The escape sequences generated by xterm for the Pos1/Home & End keys don't match
those configured in /etc/inputrc.
$ rpm -q setup
$ xterm -v
Pos1/Home gives: ^[[7~
End gives: ^[[8~
But /etc/inputrc contains:
I had to change it to
in my local ~/.inputrc (as if it was for old rxvt) to work correctly.
D'oh! The cause of it were my own overrides via X resources, because xterm and
rxvt never had been consistent with regard to this.