control keys don't work in telnet Tags: Telnet Linux Last response: December 6, 2000 5:53 AM in Linux/Free BSD Share astrogav December 4, 2000 6:59:40 AM when I telnet to another system while using linux, and try and use the backspace key I get "^?" eg. attempt logout command system%logouz^?^?^?^?^?^?^?^? how can I stop this More about : control keys work telnet Anonymous December 5, 2000 4:54:28 PM it can be a complex issue.. May I suggest a howto <A HREF="http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/Keyboard-and-Console-HOWT..." target="_new">http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/Keyboard-and-Console-HOWT...;/A> hth, ~flake -- U want to really *know* Linux? <A HREF="http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/" target="_new">http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/</A> Anonymous December 5, 2000 6:07:53 PM If you can, use ssh. Works much better. Related resources Control Panel via Telnet - Forum Why wont telnet work for me? - Forum Is there a remote control tool which works with firewalls .. - Forum Safely using telnet and groups .. - Forum Novice seeks help with networking/ telnet problem - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Kodiak December 5, 2000 6:15:14 PM maybe totally wrong, but try using Ctrl-H for backspace... works on some systems for me... astrogav December 6, 2000 5:53:56 AM thanks.. control+H works. Will be reading the HOWTO suggested to understand the problem, so thanks. gavin Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Novice seeks help with networking/ telnet problem Forum Start dial up networking on remote telnet console? Forum Telnet : Mapped Drives Forum HELP both of my shift keys do not work and i dont have sticky keys on Forum Do recent updates for IE 5.5 SP2 work on Win95??? Forum Samsung r580 hot keys + touch pad features not working Forum Asus Zenbook-UX31a control key not working Forum drives working very hard on every boot - fix required Forum Sys File Repair Forum port 3389 Not listening remote desktop connection Forum ARE THERE CONTROL KEYS FOR BRINGING UP THE CLIPBOARD AT AN.. Forum Boot Problems Forum More resources !