RELENG_6: serial console drops back from 115200 to 9600 baud
emaste at phaedrus.sandvine.ca
Mon Feb 27 09:29:40 PST 2006
On Mon, Feb 27, 2006 at 12:01:08PM -0500, Rong-En Fan wrote:
> Which way is preferred: setting comconsole_speed, -S in
> boot.config, or using harded code BOOT_COMCONSOLE_SPEED in make.conf?
> If now the most preferred way is to using -S or
> comconsole_speed in loader.conf, please update that in Handbook
> 184.108.40.206 Setting a Faster Serial Port Speed.
Probably the "best" way is now -S in boot.config, since it means that
you don't have to recompile and you only have to change it in one
Note that the instructions in 220.127.116.11 will still apply -- if you
reinstall boot blocks compiled with BOOT_COMCONSOLE_SPEED=115200, the
loader will automatically pick that up as well. You're right though
that the handbook should document the preferred way of accomplishing
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