[ubuntu-uk] Using function keys in screen

Neil Greenwood neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com
Sun Jul 5 21:58:37 BST 2009

2009/7/5 Stephen Garton <sheepeatingtaz at gmail.com>:
> Morning all,
> How can I use the function keys in screen on Ubuntu Jaunty? For example, if
> I am running htop in screen, and hitF9 (to access the "kill" menu) I get the
> screen help menu.
> Steve Garton
> sheepeatingtaz.co.uk
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Try (untested) Ctrl+a, F9.

Screen can occasionally be configured with another command key than
Ctrl+a, and I'm cannot remember exactly how you find out what the key
is currently set to... maybe it's on the help menu?


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