tic - terminfo compiler
tic [-v [n]] [-c] file ...
tic translates terminfo files from source format into the compiled
format. Results are placed in the directory /usr/share/lib/terminfo.
-vn Specifies that (verbose) output be written to standard error
trace information showing tic's progress. The optional
integer n is a number from 1 to 10, inclusive, indicating
the desired level of detail of information. If n is
omitted, the default level is 1. If n is specified and
greater than 1, the level of detail is increased.
-c Specifies to check only file for errors. Errors in use=links
are not detected.
tic compiles all terminfo descriptions in the given files. When a
use= field is discovered, tic searches first the current file, then
the master file which is ./terminfo.src.
If the environment variable TERMINFO is set, the results are placed in
the location specified by TERMINFO instead of in
Limitations: total compiled entries cannot exceed 4096 bytes. The
name field cannot exceed 128 bytes.
/usr/share/lib/terminfo/?/* compiled terminal capability
untic(1M), curses(3X), terminfo(4), captoinfo(1M).
Instead of searching ./terminfo.src, tic should check for an existing
tic: SVID2, SVID3
Hewlett-Packard Company - 1 - HP-UX Release 11i: November 2000