On Sun, Jun 20, 2021 at 03:51:26PM +0100, Björn Gohla wrote:
> hi all,
> i have the following problem with the kitty terminal emulator:
> 15:43:39 bgohla@titanic ~ $ doas pkg_add hello
> doas ([hidden email]) password:
> failed termcap lookup on xterm-kitty at /usr/libdata/perl5/OpenBSD/ProgressMeter/Term.pm line 113.
> 15:44:02 bgohla@titanic ~ $ echo $TERM
> 15:44:17 bgohla@titanic ~ $
> it seems the problem is that there is no entry for xterm-kitty in
> /etc/termcap. the above pkg_add invocation works when i set TERM=xterm .
> i suppose one could just add a termcap entry that redirects to
> would this be a patch in the kitty port, or does this require a change
> to the base system?