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Re: no colour in vt220 termcap?
Christian Weisgerber wrote:
> Benjamin Lewis <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> The vt220 terminal does not support colour.
>> Well, probably it's not a "real vt220 terminal". This is the default
>> install on an i366 box, and it uses the vga driver. The default console
>> definitely does support ansi colour, and the TERM is set to vt220.
>> Perhaps it should be set to something else?
> Yes, wsvt25. But then, when you ssh to a remote system that runs
> a different operating system, chances are there is no corresponding
> termcap entry.
Great, that makes sense, thanks.
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