Re: [hackers] [st] Patch to workaround missing st terminfo on remote SSH.

From: Roberto E. Vargas Caballero <>
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2015 08:37:36 +0200

On Wed, Aug 12, 2015 at 07:07:15PM +0200, Christoph Lohmann wrote:
> It looks like you are redefining the value of ?term? and ?xterm?256col?
> or? on systems that have installed. This will create incompati?
> bilities for such systems when xterm is used. ?xterm? and ?st? are not
> completely compatible, otherwise there would be no need for this sepa?
> rate terminfo entry.

I think a better aproach is to define an alias like this:

alias ssh=TERM='TERM=xterm ssh'

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