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Old 07-21-2003, 11:13 PM   #1
nitinkatageri
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Unhappy Curses


I log into linux using telnet thru windows 2000. and when I use the method box() in ncurses library it is not functioning properly
the window is filled with some garbage. is it bcos of terminal settings ?? help me..
 
Old 08-17-2003, 05:58 PM   #2
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It's probably a terminal type problem. Once you're logged into Linux, do an "echo $TERM" to see what terminal type it thinks Windows is. It should be either "vt100" or "vt102". If not, set it to one of those before running your curses app.
 
Old 08-18-2003, 04:58 AM   #3
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Thank you Mack it worked
n happy linuxing

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