Author: Roberto E. Vargas Caballero <email@example.com>
Date: Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:13:47 +0000
Small improvements to the FAQ
1 file changed, 12 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
diff --git a/FAQ b/FAQ
@@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ solution for them is to use the following command:
$ printf '\033[?1h\033=' >/dev/tty
- $ echo $(tput smkx) >/dev/tty
+ $ tput smkx
In the case of bash, readline is used. Readline has a different note in its
manpage about this issue:
@@ -86,9 +86,9 @@ Putting these lines into your .zshrc will fix the problems.
## How can I use meta in 8bit mode?
- St supports meta in 8bit mode, but the default terminfo entry doesn't
- use this capability. If you want it, you have to use the 'st-meta' value
- in TERM.
+St supports meta in 8bit mode, but the default terminfo entry doesn't
+use this capability. If you want it, you have to use the 'st-meta' value
## I cannot compile st in OpenBSD
@@ -155,3 +155,11 @@ This is an issue that was discussed in suckless mailing list
+## But I really want a wrong backspace key and a wrong delete key
+If you really want emulate the errors of another terminal emulators
+and have a backspace key that generates a DELETE and a delete key
+that generates BACKSPACE, then you can apply the patch
+found in , but please do not tell me it.