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Old 08-27-2005, 03:26 PM   #1
longnam
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'xterm': unknow terminal type


hi there,

I have a problem to run pico command. When I type " pico " at the command line , i see this error message. " xterm', unknow terminal type" . How can i fix this?


Thanks in advance
 
Old 08-27-2005, 04:00 PM   #2
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As root, add the following to /etc/profile:

Code:
TERM=vt100
export $TERM
The change will take effect the next time you login. To apply it to your current session:
Code:
source /etc/profile
 
Old 08-27-2005, 09:37 PM   #3
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As posted before vt100 will almost always work.
whats your 'env' output??
 
  


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