howto alias a stty erase?
kline at thought.org
Mon Aug 31 05:23:55 UTC 2009
On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 08:59:27AM +0530, Saifi Khan wrote:
> On Tue, 25 Aug 2009, Gary Kline wrote:
> > is there a way of setty'ing "stty erase" to [backspace key"?
> > pretty sure that is the delete key. i'm tired of having to hand
> > set it every time when i use the Konsole term.
> > thanks,
> > gary
> to set this you need to specify command and key combination
> command is : stty erase
> keycomb is : CTRL+v then press backspace key once
> overall it looks like
> # stty erase ^?
> Hope this helps.
What worked was a simple alias:
alias se="stty erase ^\?"
but while this does save several keysttokes [ and hitting the ctrl key
with "v" ], now I often forget to type ``se'' before i use vi or vim...
oh well... .
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