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Re: [vox-tech] MacOS X, terminals, and ncurses apps
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Re: [vox-tech] MacOS X, terminals, and ncurses apps

Perhaps take a look at http://macvim.swdev.org/OSX/ and search for "termcap". I remember installing a new termcap from somewhere when I was running 10.1, but I don't remember why, or where I found it. Googling "OS X termcap" might uncover something. I don't use vim, so that's all I've got to contribute...


On Friday, January 30, 2004, at 03:30 PM, Ken Bloom wrote:

I find my self frequently sshing from a MacOS X box to my Debian box
using the built-in terminal and ssh applications. When I do this, it's
usually to check my email using mutt or compose email using mutt or

Here's my problem - the arrow keys don't work, and I don't get color
either (Instead, my line-number column in vim is bolded and underlined
in a very ugly manner). How can I configure the connection to work
correctly (either by changing MacOS X terminal options, or by changing
$TERM and choosing/installing an appropriate termcap/terminfo entry)?

I usually have a GPG digital signature included as an attachment.
See http://www.gnupg.org/ for info about these digital signatures.
My key was last signed 10/14/2003. If you use GPG *please* see me about
signing the key. ***** My computer can't give you viruses by email. ***
Matt Holland
Population Biology Graduate Group
University of California
Davis, CA 95616

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