centericq in an xterm

Adam blueeskimo at
Wed Jun 11 11:31:42 PDT 2003

On Wed, 2003-06-11 at 14:10, Marco Beishuizen wrote:
> I installed CenterICQ under FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE. My problem is that I
> can't use my keyboard when CenterICQ runs in an Xterm, pressing keys
> doesn't have any effect in CenterICQ.
> Does anyone recognize this problem? What should I do to make it work?

iirc, it matters how you start cicq. I think the solution was to launch
it from your window manager using 'aterm -e centericq' .. Of course you
can customize the aterm window, but I think this was the trick to get
the F keys to work.

Hope this helps.
Adam <blueeskimo at>

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