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Re: man prints binary characters to the screen.

From: Philip Rowlands
Subject: Re: man prints binary characters to the screen.
Date: Fri, 4 Feb 2005 18:35:30 +0000 (GMT)

On Thu, 3 Feb 2005, Thomas Herter wrote:

>With this setting of TERM and with this Linux version:
>  stnsp013:/home/therter> set | grep TERM
>  TERM=vt100
>  stnsp013:/home/therter> uname -a
>  Linux stnsp013 2.4.21-15.ELsmp #1 SMP Thu Apr 22 00:18:24 EDT 2004 i686 i686 
> i386 GNU/Linux

What terminal or terminal emulator are you using? (xterm etc.)

>man formatted pages contain often strange binary characters.
>Like here, from 'man stty':
>       * [-]ctlecho
>              echo control characters in hat notation (‘^c’)

man is not part of GNU coreutils, so a different list might be more
appropriate for this type of question.


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