On 06/10/05, [hidden email] <[hidden email]> wrote:
> I'm using a sunos 5.9 box and trying to edit files with VI.
> The problem is that whenever I use the arrow keys in 'insert' mode, I get 'A',
> 'B', 'C', 'D' instead of the desired cursor movement.
> I'm using putty to ssh into this box.
Generally this is a result of having the wrong terminal type set on
the remote host. If you use echo $TERM you will be able to see what
terminal type you are using.