Adding serial terminals
terminals lets more users access the system and adds to
overall system capabilities.
This chapter explains how to:
Before you add a serial terminal to your system, follow the
instructions in your terminal's manual for
connecting the terminal to a serial line. (If you add a
serial card, the possible names of the additional device
files are listed in
or in the documentation for cards that include driver
Many types of terminals are supported; see the
manual page for a comprehensive list.
Support for terminals is provided through the
database, which contains the definitions and
classifications of keystrokes and control sequences which
vary from terminal to terminal. For a description of the
terminfo database, see the
Installing serial terminals
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003