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Get Rid of all Those Q’s

If you all are like me, you prefer the CLI. So admintools is my friend. However, at many client sites, I see that admintools is kind of ugly. So to get it looking a little better:

Run this in Linux:


And add the command to your .bashrc file so the change is applied every time you log on!

echo export NCURSES_NO_UTF8_ACS=1 >> ~/.bashrc

Have Fun!


  • Jim_KnicelyJim_Knicely Administrator
    edited May 2018

    These Qs:

    You want admintools to look nice and clean like this:

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