Some keys don't function as they should using Putty

Ceri Davies ceri at submonkey.net
Sat Jun 24 15:17:28 BST 2006


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On Sat, Jun 24, 2006 at 12:55:43PM +0100, Spadge wrote:
> Stephen Allen wrote:
> >Whenever I use Putty to log into one of my Linux boxes, I can use the=20
> >Home/End keys to move to the start/end of a line (whether it be bash or=
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> >vi etc).  But in FreeBSD, the Home/End keys just print funny characters=
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> >(eg. tilde) instead.
> >
> >Have I got to change keyboard/screen mapping or something to get them to=
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> >work properly?
> >
> >Thanks,
> >Steve :)
> >
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> I just use ctrl-a and ctrl-e as $DEITY intended.

pfft, dang emacser; make sure that VISUAL is set to vi to get decent behavi=
our
instead ;)

Ceri
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That must be wonderful!  I don't understand it at all.
                                                  -- Moliere

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