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From: "Seth Morabito" <>
Subject: Re: [TUHS] svr2 delete behavior
Date: Sun, 26 Dec 2021 17:24:59 -0800	[thread overview]
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On Sun, Dec 26, 2021, at 4:31 PM, Will Senn wrote:
> Did svr2 have anything similar to modern behavior when handling the delete/backspace key where the character is deleted from the input and rubbed out? The default, like in v6/v7 for erase and kill is # and @. I can live with this, if I can't get it to do the rubout, because at least you can see the # in the input, but if I can figure out how to get it to rubout the last character, I'd map erase to DEL, which I believe to be ^U (but since it's invisible, it's confusing when it doesn't rubout). 
> Will

You should be able to do `stty erase \^H` and `stty echoe` to get the rubout behavior you want with ^H (and of course you can combine them into one stty line)

  Seth Morabito
  Poulsbo, WA

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  reply	other threads:[~2021-12-27  1:31 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-12-27  0:31 Will Senn
2021-12-27  1:24 ` Seth Morabito [this message]
2021-12-27 14:39   ` Will Senn
2021-12-27 14:37 Noel Chiappa
2021-12-27 14:56 ` Will Senn
2021-12-27 23:52   ` John Cowan

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