Subject: bin/2546: rlogin to netbsd host fails if "stty min 0" is done before
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Matthieu Herrb <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/14/1996 09:32:13
You wrote (in your message from Thu 13)
 > 	Fore some reason doesn't rlogin work from one NetBSD host to another
 > 	if the stty field min has the value zero. This i very annoying since
 > 	xterm from the latest XFree86 distribution sets min to zero.
 > 	This seems to be an error in rlogin since it doesn't matter
 > 	to what type of host I try to connect to.

It is a bug in the XFree86 3.1.2E beta xterm. It also breaks some
other applications. It was discovered after the realease. You can
	* revert to 3.1.2D xterm (and put back COMPAT_43 if you
	  removed it from your kernel config)
	* add a stty min 1 in your .cshrc if TERM = xterm.