[RndTbl] shell/term zealots, any ideas?

Trevor Cordes trevor at tecnopolis.ca
Mon Mar 11 01:12:00 CDT 2013

What should we be setting our TERM env var to in normal linux graphical 
(and non-graphical) environments?  So that it's always happy whether 
logging in at the console or via an xterm/gnoneterm on same box or via 
ssh?  I was using TERM=linux but that crashes tcsh now.

Background story, a fun new bug:


Can skip straight down to my posting (near/at bottom dated 2013-03-11).

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