Subject: Re: stairsteps after su or telnet?
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 03/28/1995 23:47:46
In article <199503281743.LAA07456@solutions.solon.com> firstname.lastname@example.org (Peter Seebach) writes:
>I seem to be able to reproduce this. If I telnet to my NetBSD (1.0 nearly
>current, amiga) system from the rest of the world, all is well. However,
>if I then 'su' for system maintenance, I start getting the traditional
>stairstep. Partially. If I hit return, all is well, but 'ls | cat'
>produces something like
>/usr# ls | cat
I think that I am starting to sound like a broken record, but here it
Your telnet client is broken and it does not negotiate lime mode correctly.
Recompile the 4.4BSD telnet, or set mode char on the telnet client
and stty -extproc on the NetBSD box.