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Bug #1599

backspace should perform delete on console

Added by Garrett D'Amore about 8 years ago. Updated almost 3 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Category:
-
Start date:
2011-10-05
Due date:
% Done:

100%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:
Medium
Tags:
needs-triage

Description

Every other FOSS allows backspace to be used for delete. illumos should too.

We have this change in NexentaStor, and I'd like to see it in illumos:


diff -r a248cf5d1d58 -r 7967e0d213f6 usr/src/uts/common/io/options.conf
--- a/usr/src/uts/common/io/options.conf
+++ b/usr/src/uts/common/io/options.conf
@@ -45,4 +45,4 @@
 #

 name="options" class="root" 
-ttymodes="2502:1805:bd:8a3b:3:1c:7f:15:4:0:0:0:11:13:1a:19:12:f:17:16";
+ttymodes="2502:1805:bd:8a3b:3:1c:8:15:4:0:0:0:11:13:1a:19:12:f:17:16";

History

#1

Updated by Electric Monk almost 3 years ago

  • % Done changed from 90 to 100
  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed

git commit 9a2c4685271c2f0cb4b08f4cc1192387e67af3f9

commit  9a2c4685271c2f0cb4b08f4cc1192387e67af3f9
Author: Toomas Soome <tsoome@me.com>
Date:   2017-01-07T17:16:09.000Z

    1599 backspace should perform delete on console
    Reviewed by: Joshua M. Clulow <jmc@joyent.com>
    Reviewed by: Albert Lee <trisk@omniti.com>
    Approved by: Robert Mustacchi <rm@joyent.com>

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