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SHOWKEY(1)		       Development Tools		    SHOWKEY(1)

NAME
       showkey_	- echo raw keystrokes back at you in a printable form

SYNOPSIS
       showkey

DESCRIPTION
       This program puts your terminal in raw mode, eats keystrokes, and
       prints them back	it you in a recognizable printed form. I will be
       useful if you're	not certain what various keyboard keys are sending.

       Non-printables (and whitespace) are displayed as	cookies	surrounded by
       < >. The	cookie will always contain an ASCII mnemonic (NUL, SOH,	STX,
       ETX, EOT, ENQ, ACK, BEL,	BS, HT,	LF, VT,	FF, CR,	SO, SI,	DLE, DC1, DC2,
       DC3, DC4, NAK, SYN, ETB,	CAN, EM, SUB, ESC, FS, GS, RS, US, SP) and may
       also contain a control-key formula.

       Characters with the high	bit set	are shown as <ALT-xxx>,	where xxx is
       generated as previously described. You terminate	the program with your
       shell interrupt or quit characters.

AUTHOR
       Eric S. Raymond <esr@thyrsus.com>

showkey				  04/05/2015			    SHOWKEY(1)

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