n00b question regarding installation via serial console
wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl
Thu Jun 4 15:34:05 UTC 2009
>> man boot.config
> Sure that's enough? ttys is still going to mark the ttyd0 line as
> "off" and won't present a tty/login then.
no. it's set to "console" in installator IMHO.
> I think it's more complicated than that. And what if the boot process
> hangs for some reason? no console output either by your solution.
> Enabling a serial console on a typical install means editing 3 files.
> loader.conf needs to know the COM port speed (default 9600), and what
> device to output the console.
by default it uses what boot already use. at least it worked for me.
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