put the following line in your .xinitrc
xmodmap -e " keycode 22 = BackSpace "
I'm a relatively new user of linux, so please forgive me if this is a
I've noticed in certain X applications, like netscape and xwpe, that my
backspace key works only as a delete key in dialog boxes, etc.
This is a real pain -- how do I map the backspace key to do backspacing?