Cut-and-Paste in AT in Speakup?

pj at pj at
Sun May 29 19:47:50 EDT 2011

William F. Acker wrote:
> The second is a program that doesn't know what to do with the
> arrow keys.  Bash, Vim, Alpine, Mutt are all fine. Cat and ED
> are not. Why this is so is a mystery.

I have a theory; bash, vim, alpine, mutt, slrn read /dev/tty,
but cat and ed read their stdin.

> A way around this is to ssh to localhost.

Excellent hack, well spotted.

Regards,  Peter Billam       pj at      (03) 6278 9410
"Was der Meister nicht kann,   vermöcht es der Knabe, hätt er
 ihm immer gehorcht?"   Siegfried to Mime, from Act 1 Scene 2

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