Iterm does not support vt100 line-mode
By jso...@google.com on October 07, 2010 14:40 (imported from Google Code)
In a normal terminal, the following command will produce a line:
echo -e "\033(0qqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqq\033(B"
In iterm, it just displays a bunch of q's. Some ncurses applications use line mode, and they look strange.