Subject: Re: misc/10127: port i386 /etc/ttys says vt220 instead of wsvt25
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 05/16/2000 09:36:10
On Tue, May 16, 2000 at 12:07:17AM -0400, wrote:
> >Fix:
> 	It isn't clear if we should or shouldn't change this, but we
> 	probably should. The fix would be to (trivially) change the
> 	default ttys files.

The problem is that is you rlogin/telnet/ssh to another system which
doesn't know about wsvt25, you loose (I've hated the linux 'xterm-color' hack
because of this). I'd say leave vt220 which is known by most systems and
explain in the FAQ how to switch to wsvt25

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.