Tugger the SLUGger!SLUG Mailing List Archives

Re: [SLUG] Stupid Question about the backspace key!


Some people just dont know when to shutup.

Seriously, change distros casue the BACKSPACE KEY doesnt work?!?! (which it actually does)

Thats the stupidest thing ive ever heard.

Its people like this that give linux a bad name.

On Mon, May 28, 2001 at 10:21:38PM +1000, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> <quote who="Jeremy Kerwin">
> 
> > Can somebody please tell me how to configure the backspace key globally to
> > delete 1 character to the left, in red hat 7.1/
> 
> Someone will get cranky at me for this, I'm sure:
> 
>   Please try Debian. There is a strictly followed policy to head off this
>   precise annoyance, and every Debian package should respect that;
>   otherwise, it's a bug.
> 
> - Jeff
> 
> -- 
>     "Stay away from my house, you freak! Can't you see that everyone is     
>             buying station wagons?" - Neal Stephenson, ITBWTCL.             
> 
> -- 
> SLUG - Sydney Linux User Group Mailing List - http://slug.org.au/
> More Info: http://lists.slug.org.au/listinfo/slug

-- 
Matt Allen
Technical Director
Investigation Marketplace
0413 777 771
matt@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx