Switch back to the terminal app that we first set the screen. For example, switch from Gnome Terminal to LXTerminal.
Find out which TERM is supported: ls /usr/share/terminfo/x
this will give you a list of supported TERMs i.e. xterm
set the environment variable: export TERM=xterm-xfree86
and run screen: TERMINFO='/usr/share/terminfo/' screen