Bug 98752 - 'emacs -nw', backspace, and screen
'emacs -nw', backspace, and screen
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 11294
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: screen (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Daniel Reed
Brock Organ
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Blocks: 91357
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Reported: 2003-07-08 10:53 EDT by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 13:56:58 EST
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Description Tim Waugh 2003-07-08 10:53:47 EDT
Description of problem:
Backspace inside emacs -nw inside screen (inside gnome-terminal) broke again. :-(

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start gnome terminal
2. screen
3. emacs -nw
4. Type 'abc' and backspace to beginning of buffer

Actual results:
Backspace doesn't remove the character to the left of the cursor.

Expected results:
Works as expected. :-)

Additional info:

This used to work not long ago.
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2003-08-14 10:30:04 EDT
Seems to be fixed now.
Comment 2 Ben Levenson 2004-05-20 12:43:42 EDT
<Backspace> does not delete characters in vim with screen-4.0.2-2.
This worked in 3.9.15-11.
I'm not so great at parsing .screenrc, but this seems to resolve
the issue:
"bindkey -d -k kb stuff \010"
Comment 3 David Balažic 2004-06-18 07:41:25 EDT
Duplicate of bug 11294 ?
Comment 4 Daniel Reed 2004-06-18 09:58:42 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 11294 ***
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:56:58 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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