Re: [dwm] [ANNOUNCE] dvtm-0.3

From: Fabio Scotoni <>
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2008 18:23:02 +0100 (CET)

Hello Marc

>> But it's giving the arrow keys as ^[[A to ^[[D to vim. Good, that's not a
>> big problem, at least, as i can use hjkl, but it would be more
>> comfortable with the arrow keys.
> I never noticed this, it seems like the following workaround works in
> the shortterm (colors may be a bit different though).
> TERM=linux vim [some file]
> vim checks $TERM and does some things differently if it thinks it's run
> from within an xterm or derivate like rxvt which is what madtty/dvtm
> emulates.
DOH! TERM=linux did the trick. Some built-in workaround wouldn't be wrong.
For sure, i'm using it with my dwm as replacement for four urxvt's, but
for the console it's a good idea.

Is there ANY way to check, if dwm/madtty is "hosting"?
>> And dvtm is leaving an empty screen behind, not a really nice thing.
> What do you mean by this? A blank screen after you have quit dvtm?
My fault. Forgot to do PREFIX-q.

Received on Tue Jan 22 2008 - 18:24:34 UTC

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