Pb with speedtouch modem install
Bill's LFS Login
lfsbill at nospam.dot
Mon Apr 12 13:00:15 PDT 2004
On Mon, 12 Apr 2004, Polyvore wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Apr 2004 13:06:01 -0400, Bill's LFS Login wrote:
> > On Mon, 12 Apr 2004, Polyvore wrote:
> >> On Mon, 12 Apr 2004 18:30:37 +0200, Polyvore wrote:
> >> > On Mon, 12 Apr 2004 18:09:11 +0600, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> >> >> Polyvore wrote:
> >> >>><snip>
> >> under LFS my /etc/fstab contains :
> >> devpts /dev/pts devpts gid=4,mode=620 0 0
> >> but there's no devpts in /etc/fstab under knoppix ?...
> > Knoppix 3.3 uses /dev/ptmx? I had to change mode to 666 on this for
> > basic LFS install. No relation to your problem though?
> I've checked my LFS, i have a good /dev/pts but there's nothing in.
Oh! IIRC, it's empty *until* something needs a psuedo-terminal. They are
created as needed and then released when un-needed (I think - someone
correct me if wrong). I know xterms use them. I don't know what else -
they always "just worked".
I haven't worked with ppp in a long time and never with the package your
using, so I'm not helpful there. If it really is a pts issue, I guess
kernel config, MAKEDEV/make_devices and permsiions would be the usual
There are some folks using ppp on the lists, hank in there and maybe one
of them can help.
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