Re: Characters can't be shown correctly on tty
On Fri, Oct 05, 2001 at 05:11:56PM -0700, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> $ reset
> $ vi <return> ZZ
> $ top <space><space><space><space>q
> ...which should reset your screen. Not all are necessary at all times,
> but I've found that a 'reset', brief 'vi' session, and a few screen
> refreshes of 'top' will fix things virtually always.
I usually do followings for screwed up screen.
Is there any advantage for running vi and top? Enlighten me :-)
I actually set "r" and "c" as alias for "reset" and "clean".
As for exploits, original poster talk about, I do not think so. Random
number contains some accidental ANSI sequence and that is changing font
assignment or something like that. Harmless.
~\^o^/~~~ ~\^.^/~~~ ~\^*^/~~~ ~\^_^/~~~ ~\^+^/~~~ ~\^:^/~~~ ~\^v^/~~~
+ Osamu Aoki <firstname.lastname@example.org>, GnuPG-key: 1024D/D5DE453D +
+ My debian quick-reference, http://www.aokiconsulting.com/quick/ +