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Re: [vox-tech] PuTTY

On Monday 26 March 2007 13:06, Matin Hashemi wrote:
> Hello everybody :-)
> I know this may sound so classic, but how do I make PuTTY correctly
> handle the END key in bash? I use PuTTY 0.58 and remote connect to a
> Linux machine with bash version 3.00.0(2)-release
> (i686-pc-linux-gnu)....
> There is an option in putty configuration menu: Terminal->Keyboard:
> the HOME and END keys: 1) standard 2) rxvt
> The HOME key works fine either ways, but the END key doesn't do
> anything in rxvt mode and prints "~" in the standard mode!
> What do I do? :-)
> I can install a different version of PuTTY or bash if that helps....


Does setting TERM=putty (or one of these other options) help? I imagine 
you'd need to try this with Putty's default settings.


Ken Bloom. PhD candidate. Linguistic Cognition Laboratory.
Department of Computer Science. Illinois Institute of Technology.

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