Bug#689548: debian-installer: serial console glitches
Robert Edmonds, le Wed 03 Oct 2012 18:33:13 -0400, a écrit :
> Samuel Thibault wrote:
> > Robert Edmonds, le Wed 03 Oct 2012 18:04:50 -0400, a écrit :
> > > virt-install \
> > Do you know what kind of terminal virt-install emulates? (if it emulates
> > anything, instead of just passing chars by).
> virt-install actually just invokes "virsh console". looking at virsh's
> tools/console.c i think it is very close to just passing chars through.
So we can't really expect it to work in all kinds of terms.
Fixing it would mean to either
- add more terminfo files into d-i, and you'll have to pass e.g
TERM=xterm along console=ttyS0
- hack the vt102 terminfo into also recognizing xterm arrow sequences
as such. I'm afraid it's not even possible without breaking the vt102