Re: Console screwed up - was: Re: Kernels -in and out

Alan Cox (
Tue, 14 May 1996 09:43:28 +0100 (BST)

> I second that. Have you ever tried to reset a virtual terminal
> to non |||| semigraphical mode after cat-ing a binary file?
> Even exit and hitting ctrl-d on the login, which helps on other
> systems, does not here. Any known ways to reset the terminal
> to readable characters?

Same as on a vt100/220 which it mostly emulates

send it an escape-C