here is my result. [EMAIL PROTECTED] ~> echo $TERM xterm i think the term should come up as vt100 not xterm. why does this happen?
cheers, brian ----- Original Message ----- From: "Giorgos Keramidas" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "Brian Henning" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Cc: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 4:49 PM Subject: Re: cons25 or vt100 > On 2003-02-25 16:40, Brian Henning <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > is there a veriable set on login that can tell me weather i am logged in on as > > vt100 or cons25? > > is there anyway to tell? > > Try the following shell command: > > echo $TERM > > The TERM variable is always set to your current terminal type. > >  Well, almost always... but for your particular question, let's > assume that this is indeed 'always'. > To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message