strange terminal-emulators-only behaviour: broken key-map?

Thomas Dickey dickey at
Sat Jul 3 04:36:52 PDT 2010

On Sat, 3 Jul 2010, Simone wrote:

> Hi Thomas,
> thank you for answer.


> 2010/7/2 Thomas Dickey <dickey at>:
>> On Fri, 2 Jul 2010, Simone wrote:
>>> strangely it seems that *only* my gnome-terminal/xterm stopped to
>> gnome-terminal isn't xterm.
>> It's not a vt100 either, nor a vt220, etc.
>> Just gnome-terminal...
> I didn't mean that gnome-terminal is xterm but that I tested several
> terminals, for example xterm and gnome-terminal, with the same
> problem: my keymap does not work as expected.

no problem - many of the people who have made the changes which are 
causing this behavior do post messages on this list.  Perhaps they'll 
followup by advising you what to do to remedy the situation.

Thomas E. Dickey

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