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Old 01-23-2004, 01:21 PM   #1
joeltb
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ANSI not displaying properly in BitchX/term


Hey Everyone,

I like to use BitchX to access irc and as you know the screens are generally ANSI colored like BBS' in the old days... Well, my question to you is:
How do I get my term to display these characters properly? I tried typing term=vt100 and term=ANSI
Neither one seemed to help. I am using BASH.
I am accessing my terminal via KDE using eterm so it's inside a window.

Thanks Everyone,

Joel
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Old 01-23-2004, 03:22 PM   #2
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when you first start your X session, what is the value of $TERM (echo $TERM)?
Try it again from an Eterm and see what it is there.
 
Old 01-23-2004, 08:04 PM   #3
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I am assume this would in my .bashrc file? If so I do not have anything in there. What should be in there or am I looking at the wrong file?

Thanks again,

Joel
 
  


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