5.3-BETA3 serial console

Kim Culhan w8hdkim at yahoo.com
Wed Sep 8 07:32:15 PDT 2004

On Wed, 8 Sep 2004, Marian Hettwer wrote:

> ttyd0   "/usr/libexec/getty std.9600"   dialup  off secure
> from "off" to "on" and issue a "kill -HUP 1" to initalise the
> serial console.

1) Change 'dialup' to a terminal type such as 'vt220'

2) Create a file (if it doesn't exist already)


   with the line:


Expect the port to be set to 96008N1

This appears to work correctly here on 5.3-BETA3.


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