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Re: lynx-dev ^g is a menace

From: Philip Webb
Subject: Re: lynx-dev ^g is a menace
Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2000 14:40:03 -0500

000223 Vlad Harchev wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Feb 2000, Philip Webb wrote:
>> is there any way to disable  ^g  as an unprompted exit from Lynx?
>> the editor i use employs  ^g  for `goto line # '
>> & when editing a file for e-mailing via the print screen
>> it is all-so-easy suddenly to find one's Lynx session in the garbage.
> I tried ^g with my lynx and it doesn't exit unprompted or prompted
> from main screen (ie when usual html file is opened and being browsed).
> I use dev14, compiled with ncurses. 
> May be you've configured 'screen' to send ^C when it sees ^g?

i'm using dev.14 compiled with (ordinary) curses on IRIX 5.3 .
it happens exactly the same way if i start Lynx outside Screen;
i also tested defining  ^g  =  do_nothing  in  lynx.cfg  without success.
this has been discussed before at times on lynx-dev,
but some time ago & i forget the context.

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