Strange character behavior in bash

Nicolai Lissner nl at
Sat Aug 29 22:15:25 CEST 2015

On Sat, Aug 29, 2015 at 04:53:17PM -0300, Reimundo Heluani wrote:
> Hello list, I am having a strange issue that I am not sure if its related to
> rxvt and/or its interaction with Bash or not:

I think it's neither bash nor urxvt's fault. They work fine here together, but 
the system you are using might lack terminfo for urxvt, check if it has an 
entry for what is shown with 'echo $TERM'
Did you ssh to another machine? That machine needs an entry, too.

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