Re: [dev] [st] Backspace is now Linux

From: Ivan Delalande <>
Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2015 23:59:33 +0100

On Tue, Mar 24, 2015 at 11:26:27PM +0100, Markus Teich wrote:
> Christoph Lohmann wrote:
> > St now has the Linux behaviour of Backspace as a default. Please change
> > your configuration back from not using any strange backspace hacks.
> using the current master without modification I still notice a little glitch
> with mutt. In the line editor (e.g. when entering recipients address) if I press
> the delete key, mutt actually deletes the character in front of the cursor
> („backspace behaviour“) and not the one under the cursor as it should. Since I
> have no other X terminal emulator installed and it also happens when using mutt
> from the linux console, I am not sure if this problem is even related to st, but
> maybe someone out there has a hint worth following.

Have you installed the new terminfo file (tic -s
It works fine for me without any changes to mutt or st.

Ivan "Colona" Delalande
Received on Tue Mar 24 2015 - 23:59:33 CET

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