Re: [NEW] drawterm - Plan 9 terminal

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Re: [NEW] drawterm - Plan 9 terminal

stanleylieber
>> From http://plan9.bell-labs.com/magic/man2html/8/drawterm:
>>
>> Drawterm is a program that users of non-Plan 9 systems can use to
>> establish graphical cpu(1) connections with Plan 9 CPU servers.  Just as
>> a real Plan 9 terminal does, drawterm serves its local name space as
>> well as some devices (the keyboard, mouse, and screen) to a remote CPU
>> server, which mounts this name space on /mnt/term and starts a shell.
>> Typically, either explicitly or via the profile, one uses the shell to
>> start rio(1).
>>
>> Sound is disabled.
>>
>> Builds on i386 and amd64. Please test and commit.
>>
>> Download:
>> http://openbsd.stanleylieber.com/drawterm/drawterm.tgz
>
> I found the remnants of an old attempt at a port here:
>
> http://9fans.net/archive/2009/04/54
>
> It built with the newest drawterm sources, so I updated my port to
> reflect the patches. As a result, sparc64 now works. Audio is still
> disabled. Tested on i386 and sparc64.
>
> Download:
> http://openbsd.stanleylieber.com:7734/drawterm/drawterm-20110103.tgz
>
> -sl

Has anyone tried this yet? I've updated it to 20110221:

        http://openbsd.stanleylieber.com:7734/drawterm/drawterm-port-20110221.tgz

Still using daily under i386. Tested on sparc64. Looking for someone to commit.

-sl