Re: [dev] [st] Delete key not working outside of curses

From: Roberto E. Vargas Caballero <>
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2013 20:04:33 +0100

> The suggested command 'echo $(tput smkx) >/dev/tty' works fine.
> However, setting enable-keypad in .inputrc has strange results. It
> doesn't make a difference to the delete key functionality, but does
> result in the 'k' key not being recognised... Also it wasn't clear
> from the FAQ whether I should put 'enable-keypad On' or
> 'enable-keypad Off' into .inputrc; as it turned out both had the
> above behaviour for me.

You should put "enable-keypad On" if you want Delete key works, but I have
tested it now, and you are right, it doesn't work properly and causes 'k'
key doesn't work. I think it was working, so maybe we have a regression. I
will try a git bisect and I will send the results here
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