probs on 6.2-prerelease
danny at cs.huji.ac.il
Mon Sep 25 06:54:40 PDT 2006
> Hey all,
> I don't know if this is pre 6.2 specific but I changed my /etc/tty for
> device ttyd0 to 'on' from 'off' and when I rebooted the pc I couldn't
> login via regular KVM console, just don't get a login.
> The more alarming thing was that while it appeared everything was
> booting up from the boot up messages on the screen, I couldn't remotely
> log into the server in fact it appears the machine didn't bring up the
> Ethernet device as I couldn't even ping it.
> As soon as I switched the ttyd0 back to 'off' and rebooted it I could
> ssh back into the server etc.
> I have a regular kernel and 1 jail and samba on this machine.
> This might just be a ports thing but on another 6.2 server I setup a
> jailed mail server with courier imap and I have noticed that it fails to
> build the courier-imap port with FAM support.
> I tried also installing the gamin FAM alternative which builds ok but I
> get signal 11 when I try to login to the imap server.
> Does anyone else have these problems?
I've been having this for a very long time, if the serial port does
not realy exist - i don't know the technical wording for this -,
if the kernel detected the sio hardare, but it's not realy
wired, then it the kernel will hang when getty will try to open it.
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