lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1996]   [Mar]   [5]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: kernel 1.3.67 and terminal
On Thu, 29 Feb 1996, Clay Hopkins wrote:

>
> Hiya! I've just installed kernel v. 1.3.67 on my machine, and I now get
> an error when booting that says my terminal type is unknown. When I do
> an echo TERM, I get "linux". Since the type is unknown according to the
> kernel, I can't run anything even as simple as vi! Any suggestions or
> help would be greatly appreciated.

Add "linux" to to "console" entry in your /etc/terminfo file, like this:

console|linux|con80x25|dumb:\
^^^^^^
> C. Hopkins
>
> -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
>
> Into the flood again, Same old trip it was back then
> So I made a big mistake, Try to see it once my way.
> --from "Would?", written by Alice in Chains
>
> Check out my Web page! http://www.cs.uidaho.edu/~hopki924/
>
> -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
>
>
>
>

--
Kenneth Albanowski (kjahds@kjahds.com, CIS: 70705,126)




\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:36    [from the cache]
©2003-2014 Jasper Spaans. Advertise on this site