Originally Posted by sam_nyc
I installed Redhat 5 on a new server. I ssh to the server, I am able to back space and it works. But when I do vi, I type some thing wrong, when I try to backspace. I get ?. Please help.
I had the same problem and I was able to solve it with either of these 2 methods.
:map! ^? ^H to the .exrc file
stty erase ^? to my profile file.