[xmonad] Sshprompt, Urxvt and TERM
Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH
allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Tue Dec 25 14:29:12 EST 2007
On Dec 25, 2007, at 12:05 , Dominik Bruhn wrote:
> if [ "$TERM" = "rxvt-unicode" ]; then
> export TERM="xterm" #fixes ssh issues (rxvt-unicode unknown)
> This works fine as urxvt is xterm compatible and all my remote-
> know xterm.
> The problem is: If starting a ssh-session from the SSH-Prompt
> Module of
> XMonad this setting doesnt work because .bashrc isnt evaluated. I know
> this is not a XMonad-Fault but perhaps somebody got a hint how I can
> work arround this.
Copy this to another file (say ~/.env) and set
in your .xinitrc / .xsession.
It might be better to see if rxvt-unicode has a setting to have it
set $TERM to xterm instead (I'd expect an X resource, like its parent
brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university KF8NH
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