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Status Future consideration
Workspace AIX
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 12, 2022

Expose TTY IHOG and OHOG values to tuning

When working with large amounts of text, it is easy to overwhelm the TTY buffers. This logs TTYHOG OVER-RUN errors. In AIX 3.2, this could be set using an stty command, but that has been removed since. Setting it can now be accomplished via ioctl and some C code using TXSETIHOG and TXSETOHOG operations, but this is far from common knowledge, let alone user-friendly. This should at least be exposed via the stty command, if not some additional, more uniform way AIX administrators and users are accustomed to (think "nfso -L" showing current/default/boot/min/max/unit - granted this would ideally be session settable, as well as system default settable.)
Idea priority Medium