Hello Melissa,

What operating system are you running this on? Since you refer to xterm, can we assume that you are running some flavor of X11? If so, which one?

Have you tried xt5250? Does it work better or worse for you? It's just a simple shell script -- so if it solves your problem, you could just take a look at what it's doing.

Or, you might try using x5250 which reads the keyboard directly instead of going through the curses interface -- this might work better for you.

Sorry for not replying to your original message -- I no longer use X11 as my desktop, and was hoping that someone with more recent experience would jump in and assist.

On 8/30/2013 5:34 PM, Melissa Jimenez wrote:
I have yet to fix my backspace issue with tn5250. When I try to
backspace the cursor deletes characters to the right, as opposed to
the left I am running tn5250 directly from xterm, not using xt5250,
(I'm typing tn5250 myAS400.....etc on the xterm). I don't know which
map file to modify to get it to work. You guys are my only resource.
Any suggestions?


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