||Is Linux Annoying?|
|Subject:||BS vs DEL keymappings|
Some applications use the backspace key to move back over a character and erase it, others use delete.
It's not strictly a Linux problem, but it certainly occurs with Linux.
For example, it's annoying to remotely login to another machine and find out the hard way you need to type "stty erase ^h" before you can edit the command line. This also occurs with editors like Emacs.