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Re: [vox-tech] Linux and exceed



Versions: xterm = 3.3.3.1b(88b) exceed = 6.2.

Does your backspace work?

What are your environmental variables set to?

I think exceed lets me change the hex that is sent from the keyboard, what is
the hex for ^H and ^?

Jay


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----- Original Message -----
From: "Doug Huckaba" <mrdoug@2xtreme.net>
To: <vox-tech@franz.mother.com>
Sent: Wednesday, October 25, 2000 11:57 PM
Subject: Re: [vox-tech] Linux and exceed


> On 26 Oct 2000, at 10:58, Jay wrote:
> > Replying in the body
>
> Me too...
>
> > > > again my connect string:
> > > > /usr/X11R6/bin/xterm -fn 6x13 -bg black -bd white -fg
lightblue -sb -ls -sl
> > > > 9999 -display @a@:@#  -T `uname -n`
> > > >
> > > > 1) bash: ulimit: cannot modify limit: Operation not permitted
> > > > where am I even monkeying with ulimits (whatever they are)
> > >
> > > Try trimming out some of your options on the command line. Here is the
> > > command line I issue for a simple xterm window (also sets the $DISPLAY
> > > variable and gives the window a title): /usr/X11R6/bin/xterm -display
@d -T
> > > "Crash.mrdoug.com"
> > >
> >
> > Did that already, it was the "-ls" for some reason.
>
> I issued your command line on my RH 6.2 box and it worked fine with the
> exception of the display statement...but I don't think that it's the display
> your having trouble with. What version of xterm are you using? What version
> of Exceed are you using. I get the following:
>
> $ xterm -version
> XFree86 3.3.3.1b(88b)
> $
>
> Does this command line work locally on this box? man ulimit says that it is
> an obsolete routine. It seems to have set limits on processes in the shell.
> I'm not to this level of understanding the Unix/Linux environment.
>
> >
> > > >
> > > > 2) my backspace and delete keys don't work.  My machine beeps when I hit
> > those
> > > > keys.  I tried doing "stty erase ^H" but it doesn't have any effect.
> > >
> > > You will want to check two things. 1) check the keyboard emulation of
> > > exceed. I use us.kbf with my 104 (keyboard with the windows keys) key
> > > keyboard. Next check the termcap definitions on the linux host you are
> > > connecting to. I know that these two areas define how keys are used
> > > however I am not sure as to what settings would directly effect your
> > > problem. I have similar problems with linux hosts (but not with SUN and
AIX)
> > > so I'm sure that it's somewhere in the termcap file (located in /etc I'm
> > sure).
> > >
> >
> > Someone else told me to try:
> > stty erase, then hold down cntl-v, then hit the backspace
> > This produced a ^[[3~
> >
> > But it didn't solve my problem.  In my .bashrc I put in (one at a time)
> > stty erase ^[[3~
> > stty erase "^[[3~"
> > stty erase '^[[3~'
>
> I have seen the backspace key return ^D and ^H but not what you have
> mentioned above.
>
> >
> > I've also been reading the HOWTO on keyboards, to no avail
> >
> > Lastly
> >
> > $ stty -a
> > speed 9600 baud; rows 24; columns 80; line = 0;
> > intr = ^C; quit = ^\; erase = ^?; kill = ^U; eof = D; eol = <undef>;
> > eol2 = <undef>; start = ^Q; stop = ^S; susp = ^Z; rprnt = ^R; werase = ^W;
> > lnext = ^V; flush = ^O; min = 1; time = 0;
> > -parenb -parodd cs8 -hupcl -cstopb cread -clocal -crtscts
> > -ignbrk -brkint -ignpar -parmrk -inpck -istrip -inlcr -igncr icrnl
ixon -ixoff
> > -iuclc -ixany -imaxbel
> > opost -olcuc -ocrnl onlcr -onocr -onlret -ofill -ofdel nl0 cr0 tab0 bs0 vt0
ff0
> > isig icanon iexten echo echoe echok -echonl -noflsh -xcase -tostop -echoprt
> > echoctl echoke
>
> My output returns the same...Hmmm....This is a good one...
>
>


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