sorry that this isn't going to be much help coz i can't remember _exactly_
how it was that i did it, but it was a setting in the config setup for x???
as in you had to specify a specific type of keyboard, and that set it up for
me ... i think it was something like changing the kb type from 101 to 102 or
something silly like that unless someone else can help ....
ahh found it ... i think its XF86Setup, but i'm not sure if it was just that
or an update to the X servers that did it or not? you guys got the latest
(post RH 5.2)
>> >When I try to use backspace or delete key to delete the last typed
>> >character, the cursor does not move, much less erase it. it only can
>> >erase the character in front of the cursor.
>> >it only happen on processor or windows programs, such as Wordperfect 8,
>> >Netscape, and all email programs ...etc.
>> >It does not happen on terminal, vi editor, and emacs.
>> I have exactly the same problem, man! Did you success solving it? The
>> difference is that my backspace or del keys didn't work even in the RH5.2
>> 2.0.36. I hoped what with the 2.2.1 kernel I'd have no more such
>> it's still like before :(
>I have the same problem with RH5.1 and RH5.2 . I don't think it's a bug
>- I think it's a 'feature' ;-)
>I would appreciate if someone can tell me how to make it work normally.