Re: [code] textadept-curses behavior via ssh in Windows cmd.exe console

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Sun, 20 Dec 2015 16:58:36 -0500 (EST)

Hi Carl,

On Sun, 20 Dec 2015, Carl Sturtivant wrote:

> Hello Mitchell,
> Thanks for the reply. I was thinking along similar lines, but then
> further investigation reveal something surprising.
> I found out that if the git-bash ssh is placed on the path for the
> standard windows cmd.exe console, then it that console does work in the
> remote editing situation I described! I suspect it also works in the
> Cygwin terminal, because that's the same terminal (mintty) used by
> git-bash and does emulate an xterm.
> The culprit turned out to be OpenSSH for windows which didn't grab
> keystrokes correctly, and whatever the default Cygwin ssh is (possibly
> the same thing).

Thanks for the follow up! I'm delighted that you've resolved your
situation and others will no doubt benefit from your response.


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