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Re: Starting screen non-interactively at system startup

From: Michael Schroeder
Subject: Re: Starting screen non-interactively at system startup
Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2004 11:27:45 +0200
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On Mon, Sep 13, 2004 at 09:08:49AM +0200, David Balazic wrote:
> This idea changed around version 4.0. Now the idea is to present to
> "children"
> a terminal, that is tailored to the actual physical terminal.

No, that's not true. Setting $TERMCAP is a leftover from the
earliest versions. We just didn't dare to throw it out (yet).
Fortunatelly most software uses terminfo now anyways.

Btw, $TERMCAP contains screen's private sequences, not stuff
from the reattaching terminal.


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