Subject: Re: magic
To: matthew green <>
From: J.T. Conklin <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/27/1995 22:05:20
>    People using SunOS should make such a link, or, better yet, should
>    make a link from /emul/sunos/etc/termcap to /usr/share/misc/etc/termcap.
> i agree totally with this.  i'll send-pr a patch for compat_sunos(8)
> soon.

It might be needed for more than SunOS compatibility.

I suspect there are a few programs that read /etc/termcap directly.
There must have been at least one, because I can't think of any other
reason why I'd create the /etc/termcap symlink that's on my system
right now.