bterm(1)bterm(1)NAMEbterm - framebuffer terminal emulator
SYNOPSISbterm-f font.bgf [-l locale] [program]
DESCRIPTIONbterm is a terminal emulator for the Linux framebuffer. It supports
multibyte locales and wide characters, in addition to basic terminal
features such as cursor positioning.
Specify the font. BGF fonts are produced by bdftobogl(1) from
standard BDF font files.
Specify a locale for bterm and processes run within it. The
locale may also be specified normally in the environment. If a
locale, especially one with a different character set than the
current locale, will be used inside of bterm, it should be spec‐
ified on the command line.
The following exit values are returned:
0 Successful completion.
1-125 Exit code from executed program
127 Failed to exec program
>=128 Program terminated by signal.
On Debian systems, one appropriate BDF font can be found in the bf-utf-
This manual page was written by Daniel Jacobowitz <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
BOGL 31 March 2002 bterm(1)