[OSXTips]Terminal issues

If you find these following errors in MacOSX terminals, then the reason might be a corrupted “terminfo” directory. These issues affect all types of terminal such as iterm2, oh-my-zsh etc. Luckily the fix is pretty simple.

  • Error opening terminal: xterm-256color.
  • tput: unknown terminal “unknown”
  • zsh: can’t find terminal definition for xterm
  • E558: Terminal entry not found in terminfo

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[QuickTips] Enable password less login for ssh on Linux and OSX

Managing multiple ssh connection is tedious when each time you have to use password to log in. But ssh login process can be made password less/automatic. This can be done using public and private pair. This guide will explain how these keys will be created and used to achieve password less ssh login process on any Mac OS X or Linux systems.

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