Your terminal, of type "ansi", is lacking functions needed to
johnmills at speakeasy.net
Tue Aug 12 19:31:48 PDT 2003
On Wed, 13 Aug 2003, DanB wrote:
> Running pine.
> Your terminal, of type "ansi", is lacking functions needed to run pine.
> I get this message running telnet on windows box. Is there anyway to
> make it work other than using
> a program like putty?
Telnet is enough of a security problem that many *NIX sysadmins remove it
from their services. puTTY using SSH is much less of a hazard.
Naturally puTTY _will_ do telnet sessions (with their same security
problems). Is that the usage you wish to avoid?
What problems does it cause you?
john.m.mills at alum.mit.edu
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