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Re: Pine, and Rxvt.

On Sun, 4 Jan 1998, Kevin J Poorman wrote:

> Got 2 questions ... When I start a Rxvt in my .xinitrc file like this:
> rxvt -fg grey -bg black
> it will come up fine but it will not run pico or clear the screen
> 'clear'. when I try and run pico I get the following error: "Terminals
> database in inaccessable"
> and typeing clear brings the responce of "'xterm-color': unknown terminal
> type" ... (They seem to be related ...) How can I go about fixing this

It appears that your terminfo entry for rxvt is not correct.  First
make sure that all the files in /etc/terminfo are accessible.  You may 
want to upgrade your ncurses packages.

> Also when I start pine I get the following error warning "Can't open
> mailbox lock, Access is READONLY" and "Folder Inbox is opened with 2
> messages READONLY"

Do you have another pine process accessing the same mailbox?

Jean Pierre

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