Subject: Re: stty problems in vi?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Charles M. Hannum <email@example.com>
Date: 12/14/1994 12:02:19
(I've never heard whether the 'current' in current-users is an adjective for
'users' or 'source-sode'.)
The mailing list info says:
`This is a forum for all people using an up-to-date version of the
NetBSD-current source tree. [...]'
But that's okay; you're still welcome. B-)
I'm running a 1.0 system and came across this earlier today. (I'm writing
this in 'vi' and I'm about to type '!$date^M' IN command mode. )
stty: TIOCGETD: Operation not supported
Wed Dec 14 11:34:17 EST 1994
It sounds like one of your shell startup files is running stty(1) on
the pipe. Since a pipe is not a terminal, none of the TIOC* ioctls