Serial port broken

Matthew Dillon dillon at
Wed Feb 11 13:49:22 PST 2004

:With a kernel compiled from today's sources my serial console no more
:works. Everything is correct until the login: prompt but input from
:keyboard is blocked. Even when bootin in single user I am stuck at:
:Enter full pathname of shell or RETURN for /bin/sh:
:Jean-Marc Zucconi -- PGP Key: finger jmz at xxxxxxxxxxx [KeyID: 400B38E9]

    Whoop, my fault.  When I revamped the hardclock code I accidently
    removed the code that activates tick-based software interrupts.  So
    the serial data was building up in the tty buffer but never waking up

    I just committed a fix.

					Matthew Dillon 
					<dillon at xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

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