In message: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Bruce Evans <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: : On Sat, 22 Nov 2003, M. Warner Losh wrote: : : > In message: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> : > Bruce M Simpson <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: : > : On Thu, Nov 20, 2003 at 04:31:10PM -0800, Tim Kientzle wrote: : > : > * /rescue/vi is currently unusable if /usr is missing because : > : > the termcap database is in /usr. One possibility : > : > would be to build a couple of default termcap entries : > : > into ncurses or into vi. : > : : > : My suggested candidates are vt100 and cons25. The comconsole port installs : > : an /etc/ttys entry using vt100. This is also the default terminal type for : > : most dialup entries. : > : > Timing Solutions uses the following minimal termcap for its embedded : > applications. It has a number of terminals that it supports, while : > still being tiny. it is 3.5k in size, which was the goal ( < 4k block : > size we were using). One could SED this down by another 140 bytes or : > so. Removing the comments and the verbose names would net another 300 : > odd bytes. : : What's wrong with FreeBSD's /usr/src/etc/termcap.small, except it is : twice as large and has a weird selection of entries (zillions of : variants of cons25, dosansi and pc3).
Mine is better because it has a more representative slice of currently used terminal types. Maybe we should replace termcap.small with mine (maybe with the copyright notice). Warner _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"