Add a comment. 3. Another solution would be to clear the screen at the beginning of the motd file like so: ^ [ [H^ [ [2J whatever was originally in the motd file here. Note: replace ^ [ with the escape symbol (which you can create in the nano editor by pressing the following keys: esc + v + esc) Share. Improve this answer. The problem is that I installed the game and decided to run it, but when I started, a window with a warning about the problem popped up on my screen.