Cursor Keys in vi?

Daniel Díaz al590349 at mail.mty.itesm.mx
Sat Mar 13 10:11:58 PST 2004


Does anybody knows the answer to the original question? I happen to have
the same problem with my LFS 5.0.

I think it is related to the xterm terminal, because that's reported on
X and on a SSH session. This only happens with vi, nano, and the like;
bash is ok.

The cursor keys work fine in nano, but end-of-line and beginning-of-line
do not seem to work (they show an H or an F letter instead). (The
letter+newline happens on vi, also.)

I have tried many inputrc configurations, but none of them work
properly.

Any hint on where to look?

TIA

Daniel Díaz
yosoy at danieldiaz.org

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