On Mon, 11 Dec 2006, Dmitri Geller wrote:
>>> Hello everybody,
>>> It is a great feature of mcedit to support Ctrl-Home, Shift-arrows,
>>> Ctrl-Insert+Shift-Insert on the Linux console. But I would like to
>>> have these keys in mcedit running in a text terminal session.
> PT> What you are trying to do won't work when you're using putty.
> PT> MC uses linux specific ioctls to read the keyboard modifier
> PT> state on the linux console or queries the X server when
> PT> possible. In your case neither of those method won't work.
> Thank you Pavel!
> It means on a proper X terminal it works.
> Is there any recommendations about X terminal and settings for MC?
On windows you can use Cygwin/X (http://x.cygwin.com/) or
any other X server for Win32.
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