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Re: Colors mess up terminal
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- Subject: Re: Colors mess up terminal
- From: Marc Fortier <mfortier at site dot uottawa dot ca>
- Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2001 15:25:44 -0400 (edt)
> I have been seeing the same thing. If you set the TERM variable in
> cygwin to vt100 just before issuing the ssh command it works. Or if
> want a better way. On your linux box just create a little check in
> your .profile to see if the variable TERM is set to cygwin. If it is
> set it to vt100.
I haven't tried changing TERM in cygwin before ssh'ing to the linux
box, but changing TERM to vt100 on the linux box hasn't worked for me. So
far the only thing that has was to run pine -color-style=no-color.
Marc Fortier, School of Information Technology & Engineering,
U. of Ottawa, P.O. Box 450 Stn A, Ottawa Ontario Canada, K1N 6N5
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