Some keys don't function as they should using Putty
arb at aaa-comms.com
Mon Jun 26 22:01:52 BST 2006
Try ZOC instead, it's a decent windows based term, or even cygwin may be
worth a try.
~~ Have fun :D
From: freebsd-users-admin at uk.freebsd.org
[mailto:freebsd-users-admin at uk.freebsd.org] On Behalf Of Ceri Davies
Sent: 24 June 2006 15:17
Cc: Stephen Allen; FreeBSD Support Group
Subject: Re: Some keys don't function as they should using Putty
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 =
> >Home/End keys to move to the start/end of a line (whether it be bash =
> >vi etc). But in FreeBSD, the Home/End keys just print funny =
> >(eg. tilde) instead.
> >Have I got to change keyboard/screen mapping or something to get them =
> >work properly?
> >Steve :)
> 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
That must be wonderful! I don't understand it at all.
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