stty -echo

Apeksha Godiyal apeksha.godiyal at
Wed Mar 28 13:00:59 UTC 2007


I have been using the command stty -echo which is supposed to turn of
displaying characters. But it is not turning off the echoing of typed chars.


$ stty -echo
$ echo hi

Here "echo hi" should not have been printed.
Is this a bug or have I not interpreted the man pages?

Thanks in advance,
Apeksha Godiyal

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