Reset scrambled screen

^V means CTRL-V [ENTER] means ENTER key

By: minliu2k
2009-04-17 13:16:56

What Others Think

for me, it's: stty sane ^j # where ^j is control-j
mpb · 589 weeks and 4 days ago
for me reset does job
servermanaged · 589 weeks and 4 days ago
isaacs · 589 weeks and 4 days ago
Ctrl + l
Williebee · 589 weeks and 3 days ago
I was thinking clear screen.
Williebee · 589 weeks and 3 days ago
Try mess up your screen with something like 'cat /bin/chmod' and you will find neither reset nor stty work.
minliu2k · 589 weeks and 3 days ago
reset does the job for me just fine, even after cat /bin/chmod. Ubuntu 8.10 here
kaedenn · 589 weeks and 3 days ago
Reset works here after outputting a binary to STDOUT.
atoponce · 589 weeks and 3 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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