odd question with /dev/tty

Doug White dwhite at gumbysoft.com
Wed Sep 8 18:51:17 PDT 2004

On Tue, 31 Aug 2004, Tom Dymond wrote:

> On this machine i installed a few jails, each jail has it's own root,
> procfs, devfs

> cat $HOME/.vnc/`hostname`:1.log
> xterm: Error 14, errno 2: No such file or directory
> Reason: spawn: open() failed on /dev/tty

Is there a /dev/tty in the jail? :)

Check your devfs config and expose /dev/tty if necessary.  I'm not
familiar enough with jails to know if there's a security risk in doing
this, but it somsething to check.

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