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Old 11-24-2006, 12:58 PM   #1
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Delete key doesn't work on Gnome terminal in RedHat

The Delete and Backspace keys don't work on my Gnome terminal (using RedHat).
Any suggestions gratefully appreciated.
Old 11-25-2006, 08:55 PM   #2
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Have you checked preferences for any and all settings pertaining to these keys?
Old 11-26-2006, 03:23 AM   #3
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More precisely:

Current Profile / Compatibility /
Backspace key generates ->
Delete key generates ->

Backspace should be set to Control-H, and Delete should be ASCII DEL, anything different is a gross hack.

It's a big annoyance to have gnome "compatibility options" setting them to something different.


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