Bug 98752 - 'emacs -nw', backspace, and screen
Summary: 'emacs -nw', backspace, and screen
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 11294
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: screen
Version: 2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Daniel Reed
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
Blocks: 91357
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-07-08 14:53 UTC by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:56:58 UTC

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Description Tim Waugh 2003-07-08 14:53:47 UTC
Description of problem:
Backspace inside emacs -nw inside screen (inside gnome-terminal) broke again. :-(

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

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 14:30:04 UTC
Seems to be fixed now.

Comment 2 Ben Levenson 2004-05-20 16:43:42 UTC
<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 11:41:25 UTC
Duplicate of bug 11294 ?

Comment 4 Daniel Reed 2004-06-18 13:58:42 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 11294 ***

Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:56:58 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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