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Chris Metcalf

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This is mostly just a note for myself, since I always seem to forget it when I set up a new OSX machine. When SSH’ed into remote machines, usually Linux boxes running Debian, I’ve found that my backspace key doesn’t work properly in OSX Terminal. There’s a fix you can do in termcap that’s probably more robust, but I’ve found that setting your terminal type to rxvt does the trick nicely: rxvt OSX Terminal Setting