Number pad in vi using putty

Kenneth Burgener kenneth at
Fri Dec 9 21:51:53 MST 2005

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.

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