Re: [dev] [st] [PATCH] 8bit-meta like xterm

From: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 10:50:32 +0200


On Tue, 23 Apr 2013 10:50:32 +0200 Otto Modinos <> wrote:
> Howdy Comrades.
> I'm new to this mailing list.
> Just found st couple of days back and really loved it. It lacked however
> the ability to send Meta as the 8th bit, the way xterm does. I needed this
> because most of the apps I tried didn't recognize the escape sequence st
> was using. So this little patch adds this.
> It can be enabled by setting meta8 to true in config.def.h and disabled at
> runtime with the -8 cmdline switch.
> Hope you can merge it in st mainline, or at least added in as a patch in
> the site.

I am considering making this the default behaviour of st. Are there any
arguments against it?


Christoph Lohmann
Received on Tue Apr 23 2013 - 10:50:32 CEST

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