DEC VT100 Terminal

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

The glorious VT 100, introduced in 1978.

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DEC VT100 terminal. 〔photo by Jason Scott ©2776×2464

Note, there is no Alt key. So, for emacs users, you have to press Escape instead.

[see Practical Emacs Tutorial]

It's got 80×24 characters screen.

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DEC VT100 terminal. 〔photo by Jason Scott ©5616×3744
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[see GNU Emacs and XEmacs Schism]

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