bugGNU Screen - Bugs: bug #34235, Ctrl-a backspace does not work


bug #34235: Ctrl-a backspace does not work

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Wed 07 Sep 2011 08:34:17 AM UTC  
Category:  User Interface Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  Works For Me
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  Cur Dev Sources
Fixed Release:  None Planned Release:  None
Work Required:  None

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Wed 03 Jun 2015 04:26:30 PM UTC, comment #1:


thank you for submitting bugreport.

I rebuild right now the last "screen-v4" git-brunch (v4.3.0) with the same parameters...
"Ctrl-a backspace" works fine for me.

Tested on openSUSE 13.1 x86_84 KDE:

If you can reproduce it again, please create a new bugreport.


Alexander Naumov <anaumov>
Project Administrator
Wed 07 Sep 2011 08:34:17 AM UTC, original submission:

If I use current git commit, Ctrl-a backspace for going to previous screen does not work, but in other situations backspace works normally.
Workaround for this problem is adding "bind -k kb prev" in screenrc.

SHA of git commit: 450e8f38d479dfb8f5b3151d1c0bdcc2e9c6c6cc
Configured with: ./configure --enable-pam --enable-colors256 --enable-rxvt_osc --enable-use-locale --enable-telnet --with-pty-mode=0620 --with-pty-group=$(getent group tty | cut -d : -f 3) --with-socket-dir="/tmp"
tried in gnome-terminal 3.0.1



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