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TERM(7)                Miscellaneous Information Manual                TERM(7)



NAME
       term - conventional names for terminals

DESCRIPTION
       Certain  commands use these terminal names. They are maintained as part
       of the shell environment (see sh(1),environ(7)).

       adm3a     Lear Seigler Adm-3a
       2621      Hewlett-Packard HP262? series terminals
       hp        Hewlett-Packard HP264? series terminals
       c100      Human Designed Systems Concept 100
       h19       Heathkit H19
       mime      Microterm mime in enhanced ACT IV mode
       1620      DIABLO 1620 (and others using HyType II)
       300       DASI/DTC/GSI 300 (and others using HyType I)
       33        TELETYPE(R) Model 33
       37        TELETYPE Model 37
       43        TELETYPE Model 43
       735       Texas Instruments TI735 (and TI725)
       745       Texas Instruments TI745
       dumb      terminals with no special features
       dialup    a terminal on a phone line with no known characteristics
       network   a terminal on a network connection with no known characteristics
       4014      Tektronix 4014
       vt52      Digital Equipment Corp. VT52

       The list goes on and on.  Consult /etc/termcap (see termcap(5)) for  an
       up-to-date and locally correct list.

       Commands  whose behavior may depend on the terminal either consult TERM
       in the environment, or accept arguments of the form -Tterm, where  term
       is one of the names given above.

SEE ALSO
       stty(1), tabs(1), plot(1G), sh(1), environ(7) ex(1), clear(1), more(1),
       ul(1), tset(1), termcap(5), termcap(3X), ttytype(5)
       troff(1) for nroff

BUGS
       The programs that ought to adhere to this nomenclature do so only  fit-
       fully.



4th Berkeley Distribution       1 February 1983                        TERM(7)