cvs commit: src/etc/etc.amd64 ttys src/etc/etc.arm ttys
src/etc/etc.i386 ttys src/etc/etc.ia64 ttys src/etc/etc.mips ttys
src/etc/etc.powerpc ttys src/etc/etc.sparc64 ttys
rwatson at FreeBSD.org
Sat Aug 23 19:25:50 UTC 2008
On Sat, 23 Aug 2008, Ed Schouten wrote:
> Remove old BSD-style entries from /etc/ttys and increase pts(4) to 512.
> Because we now use pts(4)-style PTY's exclusively, there is no use for
> these entries in /etc/ttys. Right now the pts(4) entries only go from 0
> to 255. Because we're going to touch these files anyway, increase the
> number to 511.
Won't older pty-using binaries from 4.x/5.x/6.x/7.x running with compat parts
or old library versions still use old-style ptys, and hence need them in
Robert N M Watson
University of Cambridge
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