Subject: Re: ncurses and terminfo are broken on Solaris/SunOS (Re: pkg/20881)
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <tech-pkg@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Michael Schroeder <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/03/2003 11:49:37
> Either way screen's maintainers are only making the situation much worse
> by providing a differently named terminfo/termcap entry for use on
> target hosts.  If they simply called their entry "ansi" and only
> suggested it be installed when the target system didn't have a (working)
> "ansi" entry then I couldn't and wouldn't complain.

Oh, is that so? And why do you think there is an "xterm" terminfo


Michael Schroeder