Number pad in vi using putty
kenneth at uvlug.org
Fri Dec 9 21:56:19 MST 2005
Kenneth Burgener wrote:
> kirk wrote:
>> Can someone please tell me how to get the number pad to work in vi
>> when I am using puttty to ssh.
>> It is very frustrating.
>> Kirk Cerny
> I noticed that very same quirk. The number pad works on the command
> line, but fails in vi. If you use vi directly then there isn't this
> problem. I did notice that if you ssh from another Linux box, this
> doesn't seem to be a problem. From what I can tell it is only if you
> use Putty.
Here appears to be a solution that worked for me...
"In the configuration, go to Terminal->Features and check "Disable
application keypad mode". Save the settings and enjoy a numeric pad
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