When I try to type a minus character (e.g.
open -a TextEdit) in the MC subshell, instead of minus the
Unselect dialog pops up.
I'm using iTerm2 and Midnight commander via Homebrew.
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You need to edit
~/.config/mc/ini config file and look for
only_leading_plus_minus entry. By default it is set to
false which causes this behavior. If you set it to
- will trigger
Unselect dialog only if
- is the first character you type which pretty much would never be a problem. If you do not have
only_leading_plus_minus just add it. Make sure you do not have
Auto save setup enabled in your config and if you do, quit all instances of
mc prior editing your