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Re: [RFC] screen/tmux support for network-console

Roger Shimizu <rogershimizu@gmail.com> writes:

> On Thu, Mar 3, 2016 at 8:25 PM, Philip Hands <phil@hands.com> wrote:
>> It seems possible that it's upset by the TERM that screen is setting, or
>> perhaps something related like COLUMNS.  You could perhaps try setting
>> that by hand to set the same TERM in screen as is set in the normal
>> shell, just to see if that fixes it.
> Thanks for your feedback!
> I use "set" command to dump environment variables.
> Here's the result. Yes, they're different, but I don't see any clue
> would cause the crash.

What I was suggesting was that you try running something like:

  unset TERMCAP
  export TERM
  /sbin/debian-installer /bin/network-console-menu

to see if that allows it to run without crashing.

It might well look wrong, with broken line-drawing etc. but if it runs
without crashing then at least that points us at the cause of the

Cheers, Phil.
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