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November 09, 2011

Solving 'stdin: is not a tty' error

The “stdin: is not a tty” warning kept on popping up when ssh-ing to a few servers. I’ve learned that the problem is because I had mesg n on top of my .bash_rc file. Quick fix is to wrap it around an if statement, like so:

if `tty -s`; then
   mesg n
fi