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    SubjectRe: scrollback
    On Sat, 26 Oct 1996, Tam Ho wrote:

    > Better yet, why not have it saved in a file?
    > /var/run/scroolback/tty1, tty2, and so on...

    No, it is not good. File is just like memory - don't forget - it is virtual,
    so if scollback is not neede, it is in the swap. And, we cannot hardcode
    scrollback place, on filesystem. So, scrollback has to be in memory.

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