Keyboard delete key

Meher Khiari meher.khiari at
Mon Jan 19 06:39:28 PST 2004

> Hi,
>      My LFS system is up and running but my keyboard's delete is not
> working. When I press delete, it beeps and outputs a tilde
> (~). Mine is
> PS2 keyboard with a window$ "start" key with the window$
> logo( probably
> a "windows keyboard"). I've tried a couple of different
> keymaps but none
> of them solve the problem. My host system is Red Hat 8.0 (gcc-3.2
> glibc-2.2) on which it works.

Once your LFS is up and running, it is very constructive to get around BLFS
(and you'll find the solution for your pb -> inputrc) :

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