[R] [OFF]- Xemacs, delete key and ESS

John Fox jfox at mcmaster.ca
Tue Apr 1 21:57:25 CEST 2003

Dear Ronaldo,

You can add the following lines to your .xemacs file:

         (define-key ess-mode-map [delete] 'delete-char)
         (define-key inferior-ess-mode-map [delete] 'delete-char)

I hope that this helps,

At 11:58 AM 4/1/2003 -0300, you wrote:
>I use R with XEmacs and ESS, when I'm editing a R file in XEmacs, the delete
>key work like the Backspace key.
>This behaviour is only in XEmacs + ESS + R file, it dont have this behaviour
>on a R section (M+R).
>Anybody know how to make a delete key to work like the delete key??
>ESS 5.1.20-2
>XEmacs 21.4.6-8

John Fox
Department of Sociology
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4M4
email: jfox at mcmaster.ca
phone: 905-525-9140x23604
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