Re: Fix staircase effect on Altix serial console.

From: Andreas Schwab <>
Date: 2004-03-04 02:52:46
Robin Holt <> writes:

> On Wed, Mar 03, 2004 at 03:20:46PM +0100, Andreas Schwab wrote:
>> Robin Holt <> writes:
>> > Are you connected via usb or a DB-9 serial connector?
>> DB-9, I think.
> The last time I connected to the DB-9 on the back of an Altix,
> I was using minicom (I think) and just changed it so it
> would interpret LF as CRLF.

This is plain wrong.  Just try running a fullscreen program like vi and
watch your screen being garbled.


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