Theresa Arzadon-Labajo

Setting your Backspace key to erase

Posted by Theresa Arzadon-Labajo (tarzadon) on Sep 26 2011
Tech Stuff >> Unix-Linux

To change your erase key to be the Backspace key instead of erase:
stty erase (then hit the Backspace key. It should output ^? on the screen)
If you would like this to be a permanent thing, add it to your login script (eg. .bashrc)

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