Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Tue Jan 16 14:38:31 PST 2001

On January 16, 2001 03:09 pm, Jack Detrick wrote:
> Any ideas as to why a "make menuconfig" in a shell script displays the
> menu all screwed up, while "make menuconfig" by itself (i checked, same
> kernel dir) is fine?  I did this in a VT, not an Eterm or xterm or
> whatnot.  I even issued a "sleep" command between "make mrproper" and
> "make menuconfig", and still it comes out all funky.  For now I can use
> "make config" alright, but the menu interface is quite understandably
> more desirable (properly working, that is).

When running in a VT ,make sure that $TERM is set to linux and not something 
like 'dumb' (as it is in chroot by default as it seems)

Gerard Beekmans

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