On 24-11-2014 3:04, Peter Grehan wrote: > Hi Craig, > >> # stty -a >> speed 9600 baud; 0 rows; 0 columns; >> # echo $TERM >> dialup >> >> Any idea how I can fix this? The console inside the VM >> is quite unusable when it does not have the correct >> rows/colums set. > > Not sure how you're getting 'dialup' as the terminal type: the default > ttys file for 10.1 shouldn't need to be edited, and has > > ttyu0 "/usr/libexec/getty std.9600" vt100 onifconsole secure > > The rows/columns is always 0 for uart-style serial lines since it's not > possible to know what's on the other end. That's why $TERM has to be set > correctly for these. > > Or, you can network-login to the guest in which case xterm works fine :)
Or, like in the old days, just assign a TERM env value in your shell-login script based on the device the shell is connected too. That'll give you a basic working setup. Resizing will probably still not automagically work, and will require extra intervention. --WjW _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-virtualization To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-virtualization-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"