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

Tycho Fruru (
Tue, 14 May 1996 19:58:52 +0200 (MET DST)

On Mon, 13 May 1996, Hartmut Niemann wrote:

> 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?
try 'echo <ctrl-V><ctrl-O>'

Hope this helps :)

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