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In the terminal on Solaris 5.9 (ksh), I don't see the characters when typing. I can see the input only after the return key is pressed. I checked terminal settings with stty -a it shows:

echo echoe echok -echonl -noflsh -echoprt echoctl echoke

meanwhile I have inspected stty -a on my linux box and it's the same:

echo echoe echok -echonl -noflsh -echoprt echoctl echoke

I know the stty -echo and stty echo can disable/enable echoing in the console. It did on my linux, but didn't affect anything on the Solaris terminal where I'm suffering the issue. So, what could it be?

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Try rerouting your stdin back to dev/tty, as in this related question: stackoverflow.com/questions/8994593/… –  Paul Sweatte Jun 19 '13 at 19:33

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