Hacker News new | comments | show | ask | jobs | submit login

The ADM3A was a "dumb" terminal, constructed using a board full of 7400-series TTL ICs with no microcontroller. Probably to simplify the design, it wasn't capable of sending any multi-character escape sequences. (The ANSI escape sequences hadn't been standardized at that point yet either.)



Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | DMCA | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: