getc() problem with Cygwin v1.0

Chris Faylor
Fri Jan 14 12:26:00 GMT 2000

On Fri, Jan 14, 2000 at 11:50:46AM -0800, Earnie Boyd wrote:
>Try `export TERM=cygwin'.  Yea, I know Chris said that it shouldn't matter.
>Hmm... I just did `export TERM=ansi' and I can still do the backspace.  What
>happens if you do Ctrl-H instead of the Backspace key?  Is it possible that
>your Backspace key is mapped to be the Delete key?  BTW, my CYGWIN variable
>isn't set at all.

I thought that I'd responded to this already but I can't find it in my mail

There is a bug in the handling of "cooked" mode in cygwin 1.0 iff you are
using CYGWIN=tty.  There is no workaround other than to download a snapshot.


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