l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
August 5: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Jul. 4: July, August and September: Security, Photography and Programming for Kids
Page last updated:
2004 Feb 17 08:52

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] Cygwin and Debian
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] Cygwin and Debian



On 2004.02.16 12:20, Richard Crawford wrote:
> Whenever I ssh into my Debian box, Lucien, with Cygwin from a Windows 
> computer and try to execute Vi or top or similar tools, I get an error 
> like the following:
> 
> Unknown terminal "cygwin" in $TERM
> 
> Naturally, this doesn't happen when I SSH into my Red Hat computers.
> 
> How do I fix this issue so that I ssh successfully into my Debian 
> computer?  I'd rather not have to put PuTTY onto my Windows computer, 
> just because I'd rather not have redundant terminal programs (if that 
> makes sense).

I have a terminfo file for cygwin on my Debian box.
/etc/terminfo/c/cygwin and /usr/share/terminfo/c/cygwin (I think there's a symlink somewhere in one of the paths), it comes from ncurses-base.

I'm running sid last updated yesterday.

-- 
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. ***

Attachment: pgp00013.pgp
Description: PGP signature



LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.