Subject: Re: Curses programs set terminal to 7 bit
To: None <,>
From: Olaf Seibert <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/06/1994 00:37:50
Mike Long wrote:
> Look through the source for the affected programs for '#include
> <sgtty.h>' directives.  If found, port the affected code to use
> termios.h (and/or get the author/maintainer to do it).  The old
> sgtty.h interface is not eight-bit clean.

Huh? Did anybody actually go through the trouble to *break* sgtty?
AFAIK, sgtty has been "8-bit clean" at least since V7. (Before that it
may not have existed, I don't know, V7 is the first Unix version I met)

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