|Mar 18, 2008, 07:45 PM||#1|
Terminal .term files, backspace delete swap
I am trying to set up a dock application that will run ssh in to a Linux system at work. I've got an AppleScript app that launches a .term file which does the job. However, I cannot figure out what XML to put in the .term file to get it to swap backspace and delete.
I don't want to change the default settings for all Terminals. I just want this one to have the swap (and perhaps other keymappings later, if I am brave enough).
I've found an example .term file which included a key (DeleteKeySendsBackspace) that looks like it would do the job, but it does not work when I try it in my .term file.
I've also tried exporting settings from Terminal and then using the keys it generates, but that doesn't seem to work either.
I am running OS X 10.5.2 with Terminal 2.0.1. I've included what I have in the .term file so far. If this is the wrong forum, can you let me know where I should post the query?
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple Computer//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd"> <plist version="1.0"> <!-- created by mkterms --> <dict> <key>WindowSettings</key> <array> <dict> <key>Shell</key> <string>ssh user@host</string> <key>CustomTitle</key> <string>Title of the window</string> <key>Rows</key> <string>40</string> <key>ShellExitAction</key> <string>0</string> <key>TextColors</key> <string>0.850 0.850 0.850 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.850 0.850 0.850 0.850 0.850 0.850 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.850 0.850 0.850 0.333 0.333 0.333 0.666 0.666 0.666 </string> <key>DeleteKeySendsBackspace</key> <string>YES</string> </dict> </array> </dict> </plist>
Last edited by dpk; Mar 18, 2008 at 07:48 PM. Reason: better title
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