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Re: gettty

On 29-Mar-2002 Lars Roland Kristiansen wrote:
> One thing i always change in debian is the gettty lines in /etc/inittab
> so it clears the screen, is there any reason why this is not default, i
> know a lot of useres who change it.
> just add -I '\033[2j\033[f' to /sbin/gettty

because screen clearing with getty is a hack, as you demonstrate.  IF you
really want that behaviour, use mingetty and get it for free along with a
smaller footprint.

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