paolo bevilacqua Wed, 03/21/2007 - 17:30
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Ah, that's historic. It's a unix-like contraction of tty for teletype, and vt for virtual terminal. Seemed good that most device names were three letters, I think it started like this.

Danilo Dy Sun, 03/25/2007 - 02:51
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Virtual TeletYpe - A command line interface created in router for a Telnet session.

Ballistics Sun, 03/25/2007 - 06:06
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Thanks for confirming. I thought it would have been Virtual Terminal "something".

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