[ESS] ESS SAS function keys in mrxvt

Rodney Sparapani rsparapa at mcw.edu
Wed Aug 15 17:59:44 CEST 2007

duckpond wrote:
> Yes, I am running emacs in a terminal, usually in mrxvt, which is  
> light-weighted but very functional.
> I usually set TERM variable to xterm-256color.
> BTW, I just tried to run emacs in another terminal, KDE konsole, all ESS SAS 
> functions works just fine with the same .emacs setting, so I am almost certain 
> this is a terminal-dependent issue, just don't have hint to solve it.
> Thanks,
> Jindan

Hi Jindan:

Then, I think it is pretty simple: xterm-256color must not be the 
correct setting for TERM.  From the info about mrxvt that is on 
Wikipedia, I'd say that TERM=vt102 would be more fitting.  YMMV


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