Xming XTERM Emulation


 
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Old 03-28-2014
Xming XTERM Emulation

Hello, everyone.
I have successfully installed Xming and I am using Putty to connect to AIX 6.1. I am able to run xclock etc and they display graphically well, when I execute xterm I am getting a proper aixterm window but if I type in it I get characters different than the one I typed, I do not know if this is a keyboard mapping issue or an emulation issue. I can type fine in the putty window session I have open but if I type xterm and type in the resulting xterm window I get the problem.
I hope you can point me in the right direction. Is it an AIX issue or an Xming?
Thanks.
# 2  
Old 03-28-2014
Which characters get mixed up exactly? What does this say in the "xterm" window:
Code:
echo $TERM

# 3  
Old 03-29-2014
I cannot get the xterm window to be typed in properly ..... I can paste the $TERM in it bu I am not successful in getting to press the enter key in that window .....

---------- Post updated at 05:43 PM ---------- Previous update was at 05:40 PM ----------

I got it executed ..... it returns xterm as the contents of $TERM ..... which is what I suspected , yet it does not behave like an xterm ....

---------- Post updated at 05:57 PM ---------- Previous update was at 05:43 PM ----------

This is what I get when I type all the alpha characters on my keyboard from q down to m from left to right (the _ stands for no character printed at all):
Code:
qqwertyuio    first line
_ASDFGHJK   second line
Z_ZXCVB    third Line

---------- Post updated 03-29-14 at 10:25 AM ---------- Previous update was 03-28-14 at 05:57 PM ----------

Alright, I updated Xming to latest version all is working as it should now.
Thanks to all!
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