[rancid] Rancid submits random characters after logon - causes config read failure
hank at kilmer.org
Mon Sep 15 21:49:45 UTC 2014
On Sep 15, 2014, at 2:27 PM, heasley <heas at shrubbery.net> wrote:
> Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 10:56:23AM -0400, Jon Lewis:
>> With bash being my shell, I've just been doing TERM="" before using clogin
>> on aristas. After seeing heasley's response, I did a little testing, and
>> vt100 seems to work as well. My native TERM was "screen" since I like to
>> use screen, it results in display similar to what you posted and an "n"
>> spit out as if typed.
> OT, but is screen a terminal type? doesnt it just pass everything on to
> whatever the terminal happens to be? or emulate something well-known?
Depends on the system. Freebsd has a screen entry in /etc/termcap (or at least used to).
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