TTY or SSH character echoing issue

Aragon Gouveia aragon at
Mon Nov 3 16:24:24 PST 2008


> % ~/trunk/cmd
> The strange behavior is that the ~ character does not
> appear on the terminal until after I enter the / character.

In SSH (OpenSSH in any case), ~ is an escape character if sent on a
newline.  What you describe sounds normal.

It can be changed if necessary.  See the -e argument and EscapeChar
configuration directive in ssh(1).


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