On Sun, 11 Jan 2009, [email protected] wrote:
On Sun, 11 Jan 2009, Thomas Dickey wrote:
On Mon, 12 Jan 2009, Russell Shaw wrote:
In an xterm, i could press alt-o to get both panels the same.
Now after a few X windows upgrades, alt-o gives an "I" with
two dots above it (0xEF, LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH DIAERESIS)
UTF-8 locale i guess. On the linux console it gives ESC-o (0x1b6f)
How can i get mc to work in a utf-8 X setup?
man xterm (see eightBitInput, metaSendsEscape, altSendsEscape)
Specifically, it is altSendsEscape that needs to be set. This can be done
most easily by creating a file in your home directory which is called
and in it you put the contents
one of those (altSendsEscape or metaSendsEscape), depending on how your
keyboard and xmodmap are setup.
Thomas E. Dickey
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