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Old 03-26-2007, 12:04 PM   #1
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Unhappy in VIM numberpad does not work as intended.


Greetings!


I connect from a windows box running PUTTY to a FC6 box.
When i'm in input mode in VIM, the number pad does not behave correctly. Entering a number from the numberpad results in a letter being placed on a new line. If i hit the 'num-lock' key the help menu pops up.

In a bash shell the number pad works correctly.

I am unsure if this a putty issue or a VIM issue. I suspect its a VIM issue, on account that under bash the numpad works fine. Looking briefly @ the documentation for vim @ http://vimdoc.sourceforge.net/htmldoc/usr_toc.html I didnt see any thing about configuring the number pad.

Any one with an idea is more than welcome to respond.


cheers.

steve
 
Old 03-26-2007, 12:16 PM   #2
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Did you try:
numpad in putty while using vi ?
 
Old 03-26-2007, 12:22 PM   #3
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thanks that did it.
 
  


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