MC: C-t brings up code page dialogue. Arrow keys on keypad disabled.
I just installed Slack 13.0. No glitches in the installation.
Couple of glitches in Midnight Command tho:
1)The arrow keys on my standalone usb keypad do not work
on MC (they appear to work on other X applications). but don't
work on mutt either. Although I have scant need for arrow keys
I use my keypad on the left, with a trackball on the right, so
really value its utility.
2)And worse: When I press C-t (tag) in Midnight Commander, I get
a dialogue (and it appears to be a MC dialogue, not X, or 'global')
about "Choose codepage" and regardless or whether I make a choice
or not it always presents itself, crippling an essential feature of
Any help at all would be appreciated. MC is my most used linux
app. I am currently using the installed MC (not compiled). And
is run from konsole.
Last edited by Tim Johnson; 01-17-2010 at 11:17 AM.
Reason: Added source for MC. Assert that mc run from konsole