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Date:      Fri, 22 Jan 2010 16:42:04 -0700
From:      Dale Scott <>
To:        Martin McCormick <>
Subject:   Re: sysinstall and the Right Terminal
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> 	If one logs in to a FreeBSD system from a Linux

> platform, the terminal type is set to linux which is compatible

> with a vt100. As soon as I run sysinstall, things go to the dogs

> very fast. It is as if there was no terminal emulation in effect

I don't have a solution but can report I regularily login to my fbsd 7 and 8 boxes from an Ubuntu laptop using ssh in
Terminal and run sysinstall. I've never encountered this problem though.


Dale Scott

Calgary, AB, Canada

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