[Fwd: Custom termcap entries and installworld]

Stephen Hurd shurd at sasktel.net
Mon May 29 18:36:25 PDT 2006

> 1) How do people cope with custom termcap entries?
> One workaround is to not modify /etc/termcap at all. Instead just store
> them in a file somewhere and (depending on your shell) do
>     export TERMCAP=/my/custom/termcap
> Or even
>     export TERMCAP=custom:my custom entry
> See the ENVIRONMENT section near the bottom of "man 3 curses".

Hrm... I don't *think* this can be done by frobbing /etc/gettytab, but 
perhaps it can... I'll give it a shot.  Thanks for the reply.

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