Im having problems with the backspace key on msncp. When i want to delete a character or a word using backspace it shows me instead the char ^?, it only works if i press the shift key and then i press the backspace key. Any idea what would cause that? Im using Python 2.4.3, ncurses 5.5-r3 and MSNCP version 0.7.0 Beta. My encoding is ISO-8859-1 and im using the default lang.
The problem is on Curses... I'm using curses.KEY_BACKSPACE to detect a backspace event. It's only working when the term backspace key is ^H and fails when the key is configured to be ^?.
I'll fix this on the next release; but it's a curses bug and not a MSNCP bug.
Thanks for the comment;
Is this a problem with curses version, curses configuration? Can it be solved easily?
The simplest way to solve the bug on NCurses is by adding a line:
curses.KEY_BACKSPACE = 127
import curses # Python 1.6
on msncp file.
I will fix it for next realease.
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