I've read some(most?) of the FAQ's on using the Backspace/DEL key,
but I think my problem is a little different and I'd be grateful for any
Generally, running bash in an xterm, the Backspace/DEL keys works the
way I want it
to work. Same for vi.
However, in MOST command-line applications such as openssl, mail, man,
the backspace key becomes a ^H instead of erasing the character before
which is pretty annoying, especially since the DEL key turns into its
^[[3 for these same apps - no way to delete anything.
Does anybody know the solution to this problem or at least where to