Pseudo-TTY Issues with FBSD 10 Snapshot?

Dimitry Andric dim at
Tue Jun 4 19:31:44 UTC 2013

On Jun 4, 2013, at 18:01, "Janky Jay, III" <jankyj at> wrote:
> On 06/04/2013 12:44 AM, Dimitry Andric wrote:
>> On Jun 4, 2013, at 06:52, Janky Jay <jankyj at> wrote:
>>> aterm: ca't open pseudo-tty
>>> aterm: aborting
>> Have you tried "kldload pty" ?  This should work for apps that still
>> require ptys.  If that works, put the following in /boot/loader.conf:
> 	Thanks for the reply. I figured it would be something like this if the
> ptys were no longer available in FBSD10.

They are still available, they were just removed from the default kernel
config files, see this change:


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