Re: Console DEL Key Bug in 1.3.*

Steven L Baur (
30 Apr 1996 17:33:03 -0700

>>>>> "Michael" == Michael Riepe <> writes:

Michael> Hi *! Did anybody realize that the Linux console now prints
Michael> the DEL (127) character? Since the console is supposed to be
Michael> vt100 compatible, this shouldn't be the case (unless control
Michael> character printing is turned on).

I noticed this too. Do an ``stty -a'' to see why. There is no longer
a default erase character on the consoles ...

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