Subject: Re: systat/tty losing in 1.4.1
To: Darren Reed <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/05/1999 12:26:27
Darren Reed <> writes:
> Running systat on a pc164 with NetBSD 1.4.1, the `:' command appears to be
> disfunctional.  It happens both via a serial console (ttyC0) as well as
> from a telnet session (ttyp0).  Is this a problem with the tty drivers on
> the alpha or systat ?

Looking at the failure mode, i'd suspect systat or curses.

note that if running 'systat' (i.e. you're seeing 'pigs'), and then
you say :swap<return>, you'll get the swap display, you just won't see
the command line that you typed :swap in at...

Chris Demetriou - -
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.