pty AND devfs NO problem READ THIS!!!

R. Bosch at
Wed Dec 5 07:42:56 PST 2001

On Sunday 02 December 2001 22:08, you wrote:
> On Sunday 02 December 2001 19:24, you wrote:
> > OK - got it.  I correctly disabled the /dev/pts filesystem in the kernel,
> > but I incorrectly disabled the Unix98 pty character device.  The kernel
> > help implies that they should be enabled/disabled together.  The devfs
> > hint could be a bit clearer on this.
> The kernel docs say you should disable devpts filesystem if you use devfs.
> It doesn't say you should disable pty support. I'll add a note to the devfs
> hint though. Thanks


Just disable pty support in the kernel and add this line to devfsd.conf ;-)
REGISTER        pty/.*          MKOLDCOMPAT

Glad to be of help ;-)



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