>I need to catch the program's IOCTLs in order to know when it wants me
>to echo keyboard input and when I mustn't. I read up on Streams and
>modules and thought I could do it by creating a pipe like this:
> myprog <--> pckt <--> ptem <--> ldterm <--> ttycompat <--> oldprog
a pseudo-tty thusly:
: myprog<-->pckt<-->pseudo-tty master
: oldprog<-->ttcompat<-->ldterm<-->ptem<-->pseudo-tty slave
Indeed, I have done so, and all is now absolutely triffic. Thanks again, Guy!
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