Originally Posted by dijetlo
Initially, I'd suggest you stop running emacs as root.
To tell you anything more, I think we'd have to know what distro you're using (since they implement $TERMCAP differently) and what kind of terminal emacs is coming up in.
Thank you for your reply. Does the below information has distro? And I am using Putty to connect.
[root@vmtest51 ~]# lsb_release -a
LSB Version: :base-4.0-amd64:base-4.0-noarch:core-4.0-amd64:core-4.0-noarch:graphics-4.0-amd64:graphics-4.0-noarch
Distributor ID: OracleServer
Description: Oracle Linux Server release 6.4