TERM(7) TERM(7) NAME terminals - conventional names DESCRIPTION These names are used by certain commands and are maintained as part of the shell environment (see sh(1),environ(5)). adm3a Lear Seigler Adm-3a 2621 Hewlett-Packard HP262? series terminals 1620 DIABLO 1620 (and others using HyType II) 300 DASI/DTC/GSI 300 (and others using HyType I) 33 Teletype Model 33 37 Teletype Model 37 43 Teletype Model 43 5620 Teletype Model 5620 dotmap display 735 Texas Instruments TI735 (and TI725) 745 Texas Instruments TI745 dumb terminals with no special features 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(1), sh(1), environ(5) clear(1), underline(1), stty(1), tset(1), termcap(5) troff(1) for nroff BUGS The programs that ought to adhere to this nomenclature do so only fitfully.