Subject: Re: Linux's term driver
To: None <>
From: Mike Long <>
List: port-i386
Date: 04/05/1996 15:09:44
>Date: Fri, 05 Apr 1996 10:03:59 -0600
>From: VaX#n8 <>
>I just thought you guys might want to know that I think (whoever did the
>pc console - Mycroft?) and Hellmuth did a good job.. I just got DG/Linux
>recently and catted a binary file (mostly by accident)... apparently printing
>a ^N R put the tty in some funky alt charset state, which stty -sane and clear
>couldn't reset... blech... Anyway, back to the real matters at hand...

I have seen something similar happen to xterms.  'reset' didn't fix
it, but the "Full Reset" option in the xterm menu did.
Mike Long <>     <URL:>
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