Subject: Re: Which terminal type?
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/29/2002 20:52:16
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On Tue, Jan 29, 2002 at 08:44:56PM +0100, wrote:
> > How can I solve this? Maybe choosing another TERM type?
> i "solve" this by using XFree for everything (reduced wscons screens to
> 2) and fvwm2 config that allows full screen xterm and easy switching.
> quite usable

Hummm there are times when I love to be in the console...

> > And second... I used to use xterm-color for xterminals... but it
> > does not exist in NetBSD. I have to use xterm... can I setup an
> > alias of xterm-color to xterm? (The prob is that I`ve to modify
> > my Xresources by hand each time...)
> it PROBABLY works.

The question should have been HOW to do it... cos I`ve no idea.

> anyway with default xterm lots of programs work with color (mc -c for
> example).

Yep, but others don`t.

Thanks though

Of course it runs NetBSD -
Julio Merino (Slink) <>

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