Re: OT ? BitchX & aterm ?

Ethan (
Wed, 24 Mar 1999 18:48:13 -0800 (PST)

On Wed, 24 Mar 1999, cajun wrote:

> I'm just getting started into irc.  Can someone tell me why when I start
> BitchX from the wharf with the command line of:
> *Wharf BitchX bitch52.xpm Exec "BitchX" aterm -bg black -fg white -fn
> 7x14bold -e BitchX &	
> I get this nasty looking screen that probably says BitchX, but you've
> really got to stretch your imagination to read it.

Likely because the font you're using doesn't have the VGA "graphics" 
characters.  Try the vga or sabvga fonts.

sabvga can be found at:


Ethan Fischer