ssh to VMS - terminal problems

Thomas Dickey dickey at
Tue Feb 20 16:45:19 UTC 2007

On Tue, Feb 20, 2007 at 03:51:57PM +0000, Anton Shterenlikht wrote:

> If I run ssh from a terminal emulator in xorg, all seems fine.

yes - VMS only knows about DEC-compatible terminals.  None of the *BSD
console emulators do well enough to be usable on VMS.

xterm supports ANSI color, VT220 emulation and UTF-8
There's an faq at

Thomas E. Dickey

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